Problem Solver

Joseph Akyeampong

Joseph Akyeampong

Areas Joseph Akyeampong is Knowledgeable in:

Systems Engineering
Medical Device Development
Human Factors/Usability Engineering
Human-System Interfaces Design & Evaluation
Renewable Energy (Solar)
3D Graphics/Virtual & Augmented Reality

Techniques Joseph Akyeampong Uses:

Systems Thinking (SYstems Engineering "V" Model)
Risk Analysis Techniques (Fault Trees, DFMECA, Use Error Analysis etc.)
Lean & Six Sigma
Experience Mapping

Joseph Akyeampong's Problem Solving Skills:

  1. Systems Engineering, Human Factors/Usability Engineering, Solar PV Systems Design, 3D Graphics, Manufacturing

Joseph Akyeampong's Problem Solving Experience:

  1. 1. I have designed medical devices, ranging from nuerostimulation programming platforms to robots for knee and hip replacements for companies including Medtronic and Stryker.
    2. I contributed to the design of GE-Hitachi's ESBWR nuclear power plant control room.
    3. I designed and installed a 4.2 kWh PV solar home system.
    4. I developed an augmented reality seating buck simulator for evaluating futuristic human-machine interfaces for excavators for my doctoral research.
    5. I led a team to conduct an economic study of biodiesel production with heterogeneous catalysis at the EcoComplex Biodiesel plant in Catawba County, North Carolina.
    6. I built an off-road vehicle (the Mini Baja) - an SAE student competition - in fulfillment of my undergraduate capstone project.