(1 1-hr Lec, 2 3-hr Lab) First of a two-semester sequence that provides a major design experience for senior students in biosystems engineering. Design process; project management; design methods; modeling and simulation; design optimization; engineering economics; engineering statistics, initiation of an open-ended design project. A-F only. Pre: 350/350L, 373, CEE 320 or ME 322, ME 311, EE 211; or consent.