Spring 2018 School of Computing Symposium

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Friday, April 20, 2018 from 3 PM to 6:30 PM

Grand Banquet Hall

UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center  

 

About the Event

The School of Computing Symposium features course projects, thesis projects, and other types of faculty research projects carried out by undergraduate and graduate students. Students and faculty will share their work via poster presentations. This event will provide you an opportunity to have one-on-one interaction with our faculty and other computing students.

The event is open to the public.  Light refreshments is served.  The Spring 2018 symposium has ended.

 

Thanks to all for taking time to attend the symposium and providing comments to our student presentations. Please provide your suggestions to improve the next symposium.

 

Spring 2018 Symposium Feedback Survey

 

 

Our Sponsors 

Special thanks to corporate sponsors for supporting our students in this event. This symposium is supported by annual contributions by members of the School of Computing Advisory Board and local companies. You can find list of advisory board members at CAB.

 

Program Schedule

2:15 PM to 2:45 PM – Students setting up their poster
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM – Check-in and registration
3:00 PM – Event kickoff 
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM – Attendees view posters and provide feedback
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM – Event closing and announcement of symposium winners

During the event, each attendee will be allowed to invest 100 UNF e-Dollars on poster of their interests. Attendees can cast an investment vote via smartphone using QR reader apps. QR Code Reader App should be available for free in the App store relevant to your phone. We will also have few computers at the event location for casting votes. Posters that receive the highest number of votes would be announced as the symposium prize winners.

 

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Event Location and Parking

UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center 

12000 Alumni Drive

Jacksonville, FL 32224 - 2678

 

The University Center offers complimentary parking to all event attendees. You can find driving instructions at the below link: 

 
  
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Symposium Winners

During the event, attendees were provided with 200 UNF e-Dollars with instructions to invest in a range of 10 to 20 dollars on posters that are award worthy. Winners of the symposium were decided based on the investment amounts received. Winners were recognized with cash prizes and certification awards. School of Computing Advisory Board members along with Dr. Sherif Elfayoumy, School of Computing Director presented cash prizes and award certificates to winners of the symposium.

  

 

First Place Winner (Prize - $200) 

Poster Title: Yoga 4 Change Tracking Management System

Presenters: Katie Grubbs, Hinal Pandya, Cindy Pham, and Matthew Ramsay 

 

Course: CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II 

Poster will be made available on a later date. Team picture will be posted on a later date.

Second Place Winner (Prize - $150)
 

Poster Title: UNF Symposium WebApp

Presenters: Salim Zubair, Sotiri Kolvani, Adrian Santos, Camron Conway, and Michael Vasquez

 

Course: CEN 4010 – Software Engineering 

Poster will be made available on a later date. Team picture will be posted on a later date.

 

Third Place Winner (Prize - $100)

Poster Title: City Year JAX Impact Dashboard

Presenters: Dorothy Charpentier, Chloe Cruz, Eric Mwaura, and Wafaa Safar

 

Course: CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II 

Poster will be made available on a later date. Team picture will be posted on a later date.

 

 

Honorable Mention Winners

 

Eleven posters were recognized with honorable mention award for best-in-class poster presentation. Honorable mention winners received $50 cash prize and award certificate. See below for list of honorable mention award winners:

Poster Title: Hubbard House Data Analysis Dashboard
Presenters: Dustin Go, Dorian Johnson, James Smith, and Elizabeth Thompson

Course: CIS 4328 – IS Senior Project II

Poster Title: 39 Canine
Presenters: John Amiel Bueser, Jacob Grubbs, Kristen Wankowski, and Yanling Zhang
Course: COP 3855 – Web Systems Development

Poster Title: Wearable Technology
Presenters: Troy Bogle, Daniel Cassel, Jenny Herard, Clay Jackson, and Seth Johnson
Course: CIS 3253 – Legal and Ethical Issues in Computing

Poster Title: Enter the World of CMS
Presenters: Mohammed Salman Khan, Samuel Matloob, and Jayalakshmi Raman
Course: CEN 6036 - Web Engineering

Poster Title: Microservices and Containerization
Presenters: Jeremy Futral
Course: CIS 6302 – Distributed and Internet Systems

Poster Title: IoT – Fog – Cloud Architecture for A Real-World App
Presenters: Nathan Wheeler
Course: Research Project supervised by Dr. Sanjay Ahuja

Poster Title: Mobile Hotspots in Transportation and Travel
Presenters: Patrick Franza, Nicholas Ierna, Nickolas Miyares, and Ian Parlor
Course: CNT 4514C – Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing

Poster Title: Splicing and Biomolecular Automata
Presenters: Gabrielle Coker, Abigail Foreman, Alex Geer, and Ben Thiemann
Course: COT 4461 / MAD 4505 – Computational Biology / Discrete Biomathematics

Poster Title: Crypto-Currency: Blockchains, Mining and Security
Presenters: Edward Alvey, Andrew Armour, Davensly Dugar, and Carlos Siguenza
Course: CIS / EEL 4930 – Cybersecurity Systems

Poster Title: Irma Source Code Visualization
Presenters: Samuel Matloob, and Charlotte Morrison
Course: CEN 6017 – Engineering of Software II

Poster Title: Open Pantry
Presenters: Danah Alkadi, Michael Dormann, Ana Garcia Velez, Kaihua Liu, Megan Molumby, and Samuel Reilly-Rogers
Course: CEN 4010 – Software Engineering

* Symposium presenters received a participation certificate.

Apart from above winners, three other posters received special recognition for the most innovative, the best real world application, and student panel selection awards. The most innovative project was selected by representatives from Prudential Financial (https://www.prudential.com), real world project were selected by representatives from feature[23] (http://feature23.com/), and student panel award was selected Danish Sayed. 

 

Most Innovative Project Poster Title: NASA SUITS Design Challenge

Presenters: Richard Lentz
Course: Research Project supervised by Dr. Ching-Hua Chuan

 

Best Real World Application Poster Title: k-Colorability and Computing with DNA Nano-Objects
Presenters: Nicole Cataland and Joshua Inman
Course: COT 4461 / MAD 4505 – Computational Biology / Discrete Biomathematics
 
Best Student Panel Selection Poster Title: ElderSource Volunteer Management System
Presenters: Stephen Waldron
Course: CIS 4328 – IS Senior Project II
 
Votes count for top 10 posters:
 
Poster No.      Poster Title      Course Investment Amount Received
11 Yoga 4 Change Tracking Management System CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II 825
69 UNF Symposium WebApp CEN 4010 - Software Engineering 590
6 City Year JAX Impact Dashboard CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II 575
70 Open Pantry CEN 4010 - Software Engineering 510
57 Splicing and Biomolecular Automata COT 4461 / MAD 4505 – Computational Biology / Discrete Biomathematics 420
42 NASA SUITS Design Challenge Research Projects 400
4 Hubbard House Data Analysis Dashboard CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II 351
14 39 Canine COP 3855 – Web Systems Development 350
2 Five Star Veterans Center Residence Information Management System CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II 345
15 Argus Capital COP 3855 – Web Systems Development 325


Participating Courses

Students and Faculty from following courses and research projects will be presenting their work at the symposium. 

 

Course/Research Project Faculty Description of Posters
CIS 4328 - IS Senior Project II Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy Custom built software products for local non-profit organizations
COP 3855 - Web Systems Development Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy An e-business company proposal and website
CEN 6036 - Web Engineering     

Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy

Architectural analysis of software product lines.
CEN 6302 - Distributed and Internet Systems Dr. Sanjay Ahuja  
CIS 3253 - Legal and Ethics Issues in Computing Mr. James Littleton Overview of an ethical issues relevant to computing field
CEN 4010 - Software Engineering Dr. Sandeep Reddivari Analysis and Design of custom built software products
CEN 6017 - Engineering of Software II Dr. Sandeep Reddivari Custom built software products for real world clients
CIS/EEL 4930 - Cybersecurity Systems Dr. Swapnoneel Roy and Dr. Patrick Kriedl  
Research Projects Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy Reports and findings from research studies

 

 

Past Symposiums

 

Fall 2017 SoC Symposium 


Spring 2017 SoC Symposium

 

Fall 2016 SoC Symposium

 

Spring 2016 SoC Symposium


Fall 2015 SoC Symposium

 

Spring 2015 SoC Symposium 

 

Fall 2014 SoC Symposium

 

Spring 2014 SoC Symposium

  

Fall 2013 SoC Symposium

 

Spring 2013 SoC Symposium

Spring 2012 SoC Student Symposium  

 

Fall 2011 SoC Student Symposium