"Capstone Senior Group Project Presentation Day (ECE 188A/B and 189A/B)"

ECE 188A/B and 189A/B Projects, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

June 2nd (Thursday), 9:00am
Engineering Science Building (ESB), Rm 1001 and Courtyard
Morning, Lunch, and Afternoon Sessions (8:00am to finish)



Students participate in a poster session and conduct presentations of their final group projects from the ECE 188, ECE 189 and CS 189 courses.

Schedule – Thu, June 2nd (ESB 1001 & Courtyard)

  • Morning Session – CS 189 ProjectsOpening remarks (9:00), MarkIt! (9:10), WhichAisle (9:30), Snuffle (9:50), Koala (10:10), Bookaroo (10:30), Mobversus (10:50), Team 2.0 Induco (11:10), iBreatheFootball (11:30), Prize presentations / closing remarks (11:50)
  • Poster Session and Free Pizza Lunch: ESB Courtyard – Noon to 1:00pm
  • Afternoon Session – ECE 189 Projects: Jam Session (1:15), SpinScreen (1:45), SSSS (2:15), Kwik-E-Kart (2:45), BITS (3:15)
  • Afternoon Session – ECE 188 Projects: IRIS (3:45), BIOGRAPHIX (4:15), SwitchStat (4:45)

2011 Capstone Event Schedule (pdf)
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About ECE 188A/B and 189A/B Projects:

Electrical and Computer Engineering 189A/B

Instructor: Professor Steven Butner (ECE 189A/B)
Teaching Assistants: Nilesh Modi (Fall 2010) and Samantha Alt (Spring 2011)

Short Project Descriptions (pdf)

  • Jam Session - portable audio recorder subsystem that can be clipped inside an acoustic guitar to make a recording: Mike Hardee (project leader), Mike Paer, Patrick Bybee, Bryce Welke
  • Spin Screen - spinning color display system: Kevin Tomei (project leader), Nick Akey, Mike DiMartino
  • SSSS - Super Scalable Sonic Sensor: Andrew Ballinger (project leader), Ryan Bahneman, Cindy Wu
  • Kwik-E-Kart (website) - smart shopping cart that "knows" what items are currently residing within it: Luis Garcia (project leader), Caleb Aguirre, Felipe Villegas, Sergio Sanchez
  • BITS (website) - Bluetooth Imaging Theater System: Ryan Pakbaz (project leader),Luke Singh, Joseph Malcolm, Daniel Trinh

Electrical and Computer Engineering 188A/B

Instructor: Dr. Ilan Ben-Yaacov (ECE 188A/B)

  • IRIS(abstract) - a Fresnel thermoelectric power generator system: Charles Garcia and Ashok Kodigala
  • BIOGRAPHICS(abstract) - a compact front-end biosensor data-logger: Simon Bill, Alvin Fong, Star Li, and Blayne Tolleson
  • SwitchStat(abstract) - an electrochemical multiplexing board: Alex Wolf, Max Pourshalchi, and Jarred Hare

Hosted by: Professors Steve Butner and Dr. Ilan Ben-Yaacov