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Engineering Standards

This guide is designed as a tool for those teaching and using engineering standards in capstones and other engineering research projects.

Where to Find Engineering Standards at GW

Additional Places to Look for Standards

Biomedical Engineering Standards

The Gelman Library provides access to print copies of the following standards in support of the Biomedical Engineering capstone.  Please ask for these at our Check-Out Desk after the beginning of Fall Semester 2018.  

1.  Human factors engineering -- Design of medical devices.  ANSI/AAMI/HE75:2009/(R)2013  Reserves (2 Hours, Ask at Check Out Desk) R856.6 .A246 2013

2.  Medical electrical equipment - Part 1: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance (IEC 60601-1:2005, MOD), Consolidated Text of  ES60601-1:2005(2012) and A1:2005/(R)2012 and A1:2012, C1:2009(R)2012 and A2:2010(R)2012.                         Reserves (2 Hours, Ask at Check Out Desk) R856.6 .M43 2013

3.  Integrating human factors into design controls AAMI TIR59:2017  Reserves (2 Hours, Ask at Check Out Desk) R856 .I58 2017

4.  Principles for medical device security - Risk management.  AAMI TIR57: 2016  Reserves (2 Hours, Ask at Check Out Desk) R856.6 .P75 2016

5.  Human factors engineering - Guidance for contextual inquiry.  AAMI TIR51:2014/(R)2017  Reserves (2 Hours, Ask at Check Out Desk) R856 .H86 2014



Civil Engineering Standards

Electrical Engineering Standards

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Standards

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