Publication Date

Fall 2022

Document Type

Final Report

Embargo Date


Problem Statement

The purpose of this design project is to design a dynamic seal to be used on AirCapture’s carbon capture machine. The task is to create an air-tight seal between the top and bottom halves of AirCapture’s carbon capture machine. The seal needs to be capable of periodically rotating and must not leak while in operation.

Author's School

McKelvey School of Engineering

Author's Department

Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Class Name

Mechanical Engineering Design Project (MEMS 411)