Projects at think[box]


3D Topographic Map August 27, 2013

A site model of a local college campus to help the designers at Bialosky + Partners Architects study site, scale, massing, topography, orientation and also to better communicate the concept to the client.

Philip Erb -


Rapid Malaria Detector May 20, 2013

CWRU Researchers use lasers and magnets to detect traces of ferrite (a waste product of the malaria virus) in the bloodstream. This device detects malaria earlier than other rapid testing devices. Read more about this invention. 

USB Signal Master May 8, 2013

A team of five undergraduates designed and built a modular USB oscilloscope over the course of two semesters.

Eric Laakmann -

Case Rocketry Club March 17, 2013

The latest rocket made by the Case Rocketry Club featured laser-cut fins, electronics bulkheads and trays, a payload bay bulkhead, a camera holder, engine mout, and struts.

Amogha Srirangaraja

Hippocratic Hand March 17, 2013
Working to prevent the 48,000 deaths each year due to contagious infections caught while in a hospital, this novel concept involves a hand-shaped badge that healthcare workers can wear to signal to patients that they are willing to wash their hands upon request in the presence of the patients.



Adam Clayman -

Sociable Robot Head March 17, 2013

An anamatronic robotic face with over twelve degrees of freedom.


Joseph Bashover -

Design/Build/Fly Competition Entry March 17, 2013

Case's entry to the Design/Build/Fly student competition used wood sections that were laser cut at think[box]

Brian Guzek -


Hats for Parade The Circle March 17, 2013

Laser-cut adjustable hats for children to decorate in an arts parade.

Sam Li
Lisa Kramer Reichel -
Bernadette Marconi -

Tesla Orchestra Power-Doubling Upgrades March 17, 2013

Student engineering/performance group on the way to their third overseas tour, renovating their twin musical tesla coils to double the power they produce.

Chris Dickey -
Ian Charnas -

Electromechanical Clothing Prototype March 17, 2013

Featherweight servo motors and white PCBs form the beginnings of re-configurable high-tech fashion.  Individual triangle-shaped units mesh together using neodymium magnets, which also carry serial communication signals and battery-charging current.

XinXin Liu -
Jonny Hall -