Capstone Department Contacts

Program coordinators are bolded.

Aerospace Engineering

Travis Grager, 515-294-4393


Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

Raj Raman, 515-294-0465
Michael Anderson, 515-294-2129


Chemical and Biological Engineering

Dennis Vigil, 515-296-2566
John Kaiser, 515-294-8575


Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

Matt Rouse, 515-294-6139
Renee Fleming, 515-294-2426


Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Akhilesh Tyagi, 515-294-4396
ECpE Capstone website


Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

David Sly, 515-296-3120
IMSE Capstone website


Materials Science and Engineering

Martha Selby, 515-294-0195
Dr. Rebecca Cademartiri, 515 294-3327
MSE Design Projects


Mechanical Engineering

Jim Heise, 515-294-3857
Jackie Baughman, 515-294-5523
Scott Merkle, 515-294-5575
Sebastien Feve, 515-294-0069
Owen Kolstad, 515-294-8982
ME Capstone website


Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS)

Mayra Ramirez, 515-520-3101
CIRAS Capstone website

If you are unsure of which department to contact or the type of projects that can be included, or have questions regarding the departmental programs, please contact Mayra Ramirez of CIRAS at 515-520-3101 or ramirezm@iastate.edu.