YPE html PUBLIC “-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN” “http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd”> Armour College of Engineering students, alumni, faculty, staff, and industry representatives gathered in the John T. Rettaliata Engineering Center Atrium for the Fourth Annual Armour R&D Expo 2018 on April 5. The poster exposition showcased the work of undergraduate students who participated in the Armour R&D program during the 2017–18 academic year. Armour R&D is part of the Armour College of Engineering Distinctive Education Program and promotes the concepts of innovation and entrepreneurship amongst our undergraduate engineering students. Participants have the opportunity to gain valuable research experience working in the lab with an Illinois Tech faculty member. Twenty-eight Armour R&D participants presented posters representing research and development projects within the four Engineering Themes (Water, Health, Energy, and Security). Winners were selected by a panel of judges that included Armour faculty members, as well as Ph.D. students from all engineering departments. The judges rated projects based on contex...