Psyche Mobile App – Sombrero


Arizona State University (Tempe Campus)


Titanium Class (2017 – 2018)

Student Team

Rachel Addington, Graphic Design
Abdullah Alarabi, Computer Science
Josh Hua, Computer Science
Samuel Lam, Computer Science
Julia Liu, Computer Science
Jason Price, Computer Science
Kari Sanford, Engineering Management
Lauren Schaecher, Graphic Design

Academic & Technical Guidance

Yitao Chen, Graduate Research Associate, Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Paul Howell, Adjunct Faculty, The Design School
Dr. Daniel McCarville, Professor of Practice, Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Eric Montgomery, Instructor, Visual Communication Design
Al Sanft, Associate Professor, Visual Communication Design
Dr. Ming Zhao, Associate Professor, Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering

Project Description

To goal was to create a consumer-facing application that engages the public with the NASA Psyche Mission. We aimed to create an app that is engaging and functions differently from the website with supplementary features. Download the app here.

This work was created in partial fulfillment of Arizona State University Capstone Courses “GRA 461-462” and “CSE 485-486.” The work is a result of the Psyche Student Collaborations component of NASA’s Psyche Mission ( “Psyche: A Journey to a Metal World” [Contract number NNM16AA09C] is part of the NASA Discovery Program mission to solar system targets. Trade names and trademarks of ASU and NASA are used in this work for identification only. Their usage does not constitute an official endorsement, either expressed or implied, by Arizona State University or National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of ASU or NASA.