Laboratory Facilities

Our training and educational facilities enable a powerful student-centered 21st Century learning environment which is designed to facilitate large group learning activities and student productivity through the use of state-of-art technology.

Architecture & Environmental Design Laboratories

Andreas Luescher
Graduate Design Studio


  • Dedicated desk spaces for Grads
  • PC workstations
  • Smart projectors
  • Pin-up walls
  • Self-serve plotting
  • 3D printing
  • 24-hour access

Hannah Dewhirst
Undergraduate Design Studio


  • Dedicated desk spaces for Undergrads
  • PC workstations
  • Smart projectors
  • Pin-up walls
  • Self-serve plotting
  • Laser cutting
  • 24-hour access

Construction Management Lab

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Construction Laboratory


  • Table Saw
  • Band Saw
  • Chop Saw
  • Sanders
  • Drill Press
  • Handheld tools

Engineering Technologies Laboratories

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Bowling Green Flight Center


  • 8,800 square-foot training complex with classrooms and offices
  • 8,000 square-foot hangar
  • RedBird Full-Motion Simulator and FRASCA Simulator
  • Fleet includes:
  •      Piper Warrior III - 7
  •      Piper Archer - 2
  •      Piper Arrow - 2
  •      Piper Seminole
  •      Cessna 152

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CAD Laboratory


  • 30 student workstations
  • 24-hour access
  • AutoDesk suite available
  • Updated with SolidWorks and Mastercam
  • Open to all University students

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ECET Laboratory


  • Instruments and supplies include
  •     Oscilloscope
  •     Signal Generator
  •     Frequency Counter
  •     Resistors
  •     Capacitors
  •     Breadboards
  •     Soldering Kits
  •     Multisim software
Equipment is available to students working on independent projects

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Machine Shop Laboratory


  • Consists of six areas:
  •         Fluid power
  •         Metal fabrication
  •         Casting
  •         Welding
  •         Materials properties
  •         Metrology
  • Equipment is available to students working on independent projects
  • Instruments and supplies include oscilloscope, signal generator, frequency counter, resistors, capacitors, breadboards, soldering kits, and Multisim software

Rapid Portable Laboratory


  • PLC trainer: 1 Siemens trainer with software and training material
  • Computer-integrated manufacturing: 1 CNC integrated with Fanuc robot
  • Robotino Mobile Robot: 2 AGVs
  • Vision systems: 10 Cognex camera attached to robots with insight software
  • Roboguide: 25 seats for Manufacturing Simulation environment
  • Automation Studio: 30 seats, Full package
  • SCARA Robots: 10 Mitsubishi Robots with programming software
  • Teaching Pendants: 10 hand held controllers for Robots
  • PLC Automation: 10 integrated control systems with I/O
  • Automation Platform: 10 platform with sensors and actuators
  • Pneumatic Grippers: 10 integrated hands for assembly operation
  • ANSYS, Workbench and Electromagnetic: 50 seats for FEM modeling and simulation
  • 20-sim: Unlimited seats for Mechatronics simulation environment

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Robotics Laboratory


  • Ten industrial training robots (SCARA Mitsubishi) integrated with automation and control systems through Ethernet PLCs and CC-link networks.
  • Cognex vision systems for quality inspection.
  • Electro mechanical and pneumatic Mechatronics systems.

Visual Communication Technology Laboratories

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VAEL Laboratory


  • 1 HTC Vive Pro station - wireless
  • 1 HTC Vive
  • Sony PlayStation PSVR
  • 1 Samsung 8 Phones
  • 2 Oculus Go Headsets

Digital Imaging Laboratory


  • 22 Dual Boot Macintosh Work Stations
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Esko
  • Kodak

Display and Packaging Laboratory


  • Gerber Cutting Table
  • EFI Vutek QS2000 Flat bed Ink jet Printer
  • Esko ArtiosCAD Software

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Interactive Media, Video and AR/VR Laboratory


  • 20 Dual Boot Machintosh Work Stations
  • 3 HTC Vive Pro Stations
  • 2 Samsung 9 Phones
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Blender
  • VR: Google Blocks, Tilt Brush, Unity

Photography Studio


  • Westcott Light Modifiers, Reflectors and Continues Lights
  • Paul C. Buff strobe lighting equipment
  • Variety of backgrounds, table top surfaces and props for portraits and product photography