College - Author 1

College of Engineering

Department - Author 1

Computer Engineering Department

Degree Name - Author 1

BS in Computer Engineering



Primary Advisor

Bridget Benson, College of Engineering, Computer Engineering Department


In order to improve production efficiency of implantable cardioverter defibrillators, the Sylmar’s Abbott product manufacturing team requested assistance from the Sylmar hardware development team to construct a system to monitor a UB25, a resistance welder. This system shall monitor the welder for false welds, regulate the number of welds the operator executes, and alerts the operator and floor supervisor of these events. These tasks will ultimately improve the quality of the product and decrease the risk and cost to the customer.

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