Tech Hours for the OEDK 

Regular tech hours provided:
M-TH from 7:30am – 6:30pm.  F from 7:30am - 4:00pm

To request help outside of these hours, please contact Carlos Amaro at or Danny Blacker at

OEDK Technicians

Danny Blacker
Engineering Design Technician
OEDK 103
7:30am - 4:00pm (M-F)

Joe Gesenhus
Machine Shop Manager
OEDK 115

Student Lab Assistants

Below is a list of our current Lab Assistants and the OEDK rooms they have ID card access.

Click on their name to see what other tools, equipment and skills they can help you with!

Contact us

Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen - Rice University

6100 Main Street MS 390 | Houston, Texas | 77005

Phone: 713.348.OEDK


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