Psyche Mobile App – Whirlpool


Arizona State University (Tempe Campus)


Titanium Class (2017 – 2018)

Student Team

Kyle Chapman, Computer Science
Diana Chavez, Computer Science
Natalie Fleischaker, Computer Science
Roshae Jameson, Graphic Design
Lizet Nevarez, Engineering Management
Javier Perez, Computer Science
Erick Ramirez Cordero, Computer Science

Scientific & Technical Guidance

Paul Howell, Adjunct Faculty, The Design School
Eric Montgomery, Instructor, Visual Communication Design
Al Sanft, Associate Professor, Visual Communication Design

Academic Guidance

Yitao Chen, Graduate Research Associate, Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Dr. Daniel McCarville, Professor of Practice, Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Dr. Ming Zhao, Associate Professor, Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering

Project Description

In an effort to spread information about the mission and reach a large audience, Psyche aimed develop a mobile application. The main goal of the Psyche mobile application is to inform anyone of any age and background about the mission in a fun and engaging way.

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.