Be creative and come up with a project idea of your own. The major factor is time – you have only 3 weeks to complete the project.
Explore some of the more advanced features of MatLab or SolidWork in some creative way.
Build a virtual model of a 3-D world and use MatLab to “fly” through it.
Try to control a SolidWorks model from MATLAB. I’ve never done this so some initial research will be necessary to make sure it is feasible.
Try to model fluid flow in SolidWorks. I’ve never done this, so some initial research will be necessary to see if it is feasible.
Make some other robots with servos…
Attach a joystick (or use a wii nunchuck) to control the x,y position of your robot.