Name

Manny Barros

Title

President at Northeastern SEDS

Email

barros.man@husky.neu.edu

Resume

Manny Barros | barros.man@husky.neu.edu | mannybarros.com | +1 (617) 834-1643

education ##############################
Northeastern University / MAY 2020 / BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
Candidate for Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Minor in Electrical Engineering.
Courses: Thermodynamics, Mechanics of Materials, Materials Science, Circuits and Signals, Entrepreneurial Marketing
Activities: President and founding member of NEU’s chapter of Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS), Teacher’s Assistant for ASME Solidworks course, DJ on WRBB 104.9 FM Boston

Swinburne University of Technology / JULY - NOVEMBER 2015 / MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
Studied abroad the  rst semester of college in Northeastern’s N.U.in program. Gained independence and inter-cultural awareness.

Westwood High School / SEPTEMBER 2011 - JUNE 2015 / WESTWOOD, MASSACHUSETTS AP Computer Science, AP Physics C, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry

skills ##############################
Tools: Mill, Lathe, Tolerancing, Instrumentation, Welding, SMD Soldering, Laser Cutter, 3D Printer
Software: SolidWorks (advanced), Photoshop, MATLAB, AutoCAD, PSpice
Languages: Java, Python, C, HTML, Firebase, Machine Learning
Other: Project Management, Rigging, Wire Harnessing, Arduino/Microcontrollers, Valve Diagrams

projects ##############################
iapyx technologies / MAY 2016 - NOW / BOSTON / WEST LAFAYETTE
• Formulated an IVA spacesuit venture with a clever business model, currently taking next steps with cofounder Justin Metz.
• Received second place in the SEDS Student Business Plan competition at SpaceVision 2016 at Purdue University.

OpenLoop / APRIL 2016 - JANUARY 2017 / BOSTON / ANN ARBOR / LOS ANGELES
• Involved in the multi-university coalition aiming to create a 20-foot, 2000lb hyperloop pod for the SpaceX-organized competition. • Played a crucial role in the manufacturing and testing of suspension components, including a novel custom air skate design.
• Lead the control system integration effort, working intimately with software and hardware leads to realize a functional system.

Paradigm / OCTOBER 2016 - NOW / BOSTON
• Reworking and tuning primary and secondary subsystems from the OpenLoop pod for Competition II at the end of the summer.
• Testing and optimizing air skates, re ning braking/lateral control design, overhauling battery back design, replacing passive wheels with active landing gear, working with platinum sponsor Rhinestahl AMG on updated frame design
• Further developing hyperloop technology as well as further energy/transportation/sustainability projects with core OpenLoop team. AIAA Karman / JANUARY 2016 - DECEMBER 2016 / BOSTON
• Contributed to the design of a two-stage carbon- ber rocket to reach 100km, focusing on  ncan and avionics bay mechanical design. • Leveraged CAD skills and mechanical intuition to help make design decisions.

Microsoft More Personal Computing hackathon / OCTOBER 2015 / MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
• Conceived of and created an award-winning mockup of a machine-learning based predictive mental health system for VicHealth

2015 FRC Season / JANUARY 2015 - MARCH 2015 / WESTWOOD, MASSACHUSETTS • Led FIRST Robotics Competition team 1757 through a CAD-driven build season.
• Created the most complex and well-performing robot in team history.

background/interests ##############################
Astronomy, Aviation, Blacksmithing, Buckminster-Fuller, Camping, Design, Futurism, Hiking, Music, Running, Woodworking