The Faculty

Year: 2007

Development Time: 8 Jan -> 11 June

Team Name: Capacitops

College: University of Detroit Mercy


        Electrical & Computer Eng.

        Mechanical Eng.

No. Advisors: 3

Favorite Food: Tums and Malox

Name:  Dr. Mark Paulik, Professor

Year:  Since 1984

Department:  ECE

HomeTown:  Deerfield Twnshp., MI

Favorite IGVC Moment:

Navigation Challenge run #3.

Name:  Dr. Mohan Krishnan, Professor

Year:  Since 1984

Department:  ECE

HomeTown:  Detroit MI

Favorite IGVC Moment:

2AM Sunday Morning

Name:  Dr. Nassif Rayess, Assoc. Prof.

Year:  Almost forever

Department:  ME

HomeTown:  Detroit, MI

Favorite IGVC Moment:

Cold Beer after finally unloading the trailer when we came home...

Name:  Utayba MohaMmad

Year:  Doctoral Student

HomeTown:  Damascus

Favorite IGVC Moment:

Best Autonomous Challenge run.


Our Advisors:

Guiding the team throughout every stage of the development process, the 2007 UDM IGVC team was led by three faculty advisors and one doctoral student whose knowledge and support were invaluable.  Learn a little more about who they are below