Capstone collaborative team comprised of Matt Schumann (ME), Alain Parcon (ME), Ariel Coello (ID) and Harris Awan (ID). 16 week sponsored project by Proterra to redesign their current electric bus charging system.

Bus Charger Redesign


Complete Redesign of electric bus charging system for Proterra

Proterra Bus Charger

Capstone team, I played the role of team leader

Our Sponsor

Understanding the system components

Ethnography Research

IDEO based studio

Free to explore out of the box "wild id" solutions

User Interaction

ID/ME integration

Form follows function design

Mechanical Integration

Final Design compliments that of the bus and abstract Proterra Logo


City Context

pedestrian view

Organic/ futuristic look

Leave the final design language up to the customer

16 week process