Mechanical Engineering BSME
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Location: New York, NY, United States
School: NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Field of Study: Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering BSME

Miles Gopie

New York University Tandon School of Engineering (NYU SOE)

Cumulative GPA: 2.932 B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Spring 2016 GPA: 3.894 Graduation Date:
May 2016

Relevant Coursework and Skills

Machine Shop (Lathe, Mills, etc.) Thermodynamics
Computer Aided Design (SolidWorks, AutoCAD) Measurement Systems
Finite Element Modeling, Design, and Analysis (ANSYS) Automatic Control Systems
Heat Transfer MATLAB

Long Island University Brooklyn, NY: Robotics Educator (Jul. 2014 – Present)
• Currently teaching children ages 5-12 to build and program Lego NXT and EV3 robots (classes of 25)
• Created five-day lesson plan, structured classroom environment, managed the class’s camp counselors

C3 Robotics Brooklyn, NY: Lead Writer and Representative (Jan. 2014 – Aug. 2014)
• Sold and marketed robotics kits to schools and STEM programs
• Designed and 3D printed parts and adapters using SolidWorks for microcontrollers and kits
• Created simplified e-text that explained actuators, electricity, batteries, and basic robot components for children
• Finalist in NYU SOE Innovention Business Competition (2014)
• Team was the winner of Soros-Hultin Prize for Innovative Urban Engineering (2014)

New York University Brooklyn, NY: EG 1003 Teacher’s Assistant (Aug. 2012 – Dec. 2014)
• Taught students how to use LabVIEW software for digital logic control of a model railroad
• Managed several people within the department’s Research and Development branch
• Head of the purchasing department, managed receiving and ordering equipment
o Worked with R&D team to purchase cost effective parts
• Worked with a team to build a table-sized model city powered by miniature wind turbines
o City complete with lights, buildings, and a moving carousel
o Performed electrical calculations and researched specifications for electrical components and motors

Games2Educate (G2E) Brooklyn, NY: Video Game Level Designer and Spokesperson (Jan. 2012-Dec. 2012)
• Worked with a team to create an educational first-person shooter
o Students answer questions about physics, game mechanics change based on answer
• Managed 4 interns within level design
• Team was a finalist in the NYU-Poly SparkStart Business competition
• Team was a finalist in the NYU-Poly Summer Incubation Business Competition

Hobbies and Projects

• Longboarding around NYC
• Street and nature photography
• Former secretary of NYU SOE’s robotics club, PolyBOTS (Sept. 2014- May 2015)
• Worked with motor controller, researched specifications, and calculated current and loads for go-kart
• Designed a 3D printed replica of Leonardo da Vinci’s cannon boat
• Built a quadrupedal walking robot with Senior Design group

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