Fall 2018 School of Computing Symposium

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Friday, November 30, 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.

 

 

Fall 2018 Symposium Feedback

 

 

 

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 vote on poster of their interests. Attendees can cast their 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.

 

Event Materials

Symposium Flyer

 

 

Program Schedule

 

 

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: 

 

 

Symposium Winners

During the event, attendees were provided with 10 votes with instructions to score posters that are award worthy in the range of 1 to 10. Winners of the symposium were decided based on the number of votes and scores received. Winners were recognized with cash prizes and certification awards. 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: UNF Athletics

 

Presenters: Jason R. Castellon, Austin R. Cummins, Kerie A. Edwards, Bernard N. Quansah, and Michael L. Turner

 

Course: CGS 4307 - Information Processing: An Organizational Perspective

   

Second Place Winner (Prize - $150)

 

Poster Title: UNF Parking Place Finder

Presenters: Vincent Tran, Alejandra Wessolossky, John Wigner, and Geoff Woods

 

Course:CEN 4010 – Software Engineering

   
Third Place Winner (Prize - $100)

Poster Title: Knock-Out Knowledge

Presenters: Cody Ackerman, and Mason Perrella

 

Course: CEN 4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications

   

 

Honorable Mention Winners

 

Ten 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: Navigating a Fat Robot in a Known Environment
Presenters: Jose Gomez
Course: CIS 4930/5930 – Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures

Poster Title: Jax Construction
Presenters: Evan J. Gordon, Jasmine N. Jones, Mario Mulellari, Taylor F. Pierson, and Edward Sheridan
Course: CGS 4307 - Information Processing: An Organizational Perspective

Poster Title: Zoo Management Database
Presenters: Amiel G. Bueser, Alec J. Rance, Kristen M. Wankowski, and Yanling Zhang
Course: COP 4720 – Database Systems

Poster Title: Medical Passport
Presenters: Jeremy Beever, Jonathan Depaul, and Blake Henderson
Course: COP 3855 – Web Systems Development

Poster Title: Day of Difference Event Registration System
Presenters: Andrew Hill, David Munera, Jose Oropeza, and Michael Rice
Course: CIS 4327 – IS Senior Project I

Poster Title: Electronic Voting
Presenters: Joshua Bryant, and Javen Watson
Course: CIS 3253 – Legal and Ethical Issues in Computing

Poster Title: Quantum Information Theory and Grover's Algorithm Presenting
Presenters: Abigail Foreman
Course: Research Projects

Poster Title: Firebase Food Ordering Application
Presenters: David Lance Akins II, Tyrone Arthurs, Jin Kim, and Elizabeth Ruby
Course: CEN4535C – Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications

Poster Title: GIAA: The Online Tabletop RPG
Presenters: Amitabh Bhattacharya, Emily Czarnecki, Yuanlong (Allan) Liao, Nissarg Mehta, and Aaron Wilson
Course: CEN 6016 – Engineering of Software I

Poster Title: HearthClone
Presenters: Brandon Mack, Bobby Mathis, and Geoff McQueen
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 the best student selected projects. The most innovative project was selected by representatives from Harris Computers, real world project were selected by representatives from feature[23] (http://feature23.com/), and best student selected poster was chosen by Danish Sayed.

 

Most Innovative Project Poster Title: Computational Geometry in Robotics: Digital Terrain Modeling

Presenters: Brian Hicks
Course: CIS 4930/5930 – Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures

 

Best Real World Application Poster Title: Multi-robot Information Collection in Unknown Environments With Dynamic Workload Balancing

Presenters: Amitabh Bhattacharya
Course: Research Projects

 

Best Student Selected Poster Title: Taxonomic Identification using Deep Learning

Presenters: Stephen Baker, Alex Besuden, and Lucas Welch
Course: Research Projects

 

Votes count for top 10 posters:

 

Poster No. Poster Title Course Votes Received
10 UNF Athletics CGS 4307 - Information Processing: An Organizational Perspective 300
60 UNF Parking Place Finder CEN 4010 - Software Engineering 275
52 Knock-Out Knowledge CEN4535C – Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications 273
31 Day of Difference Event Registration System CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I 261
53 Firebase Food Ordering Application CEN4535C – Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications 231
54 Melancholy: Development of A 2D Platformer Game CEN4535C – Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications 223
4 Computational Geometry in Robotics: Digital Terrain Modeling CIS 4930/5930 – Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures 212
38 Five STAR Project Tracking and Reporting System CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I 208
42 Electronic Voting CIS 3253 – Legal and Ethical Issues in Computing 208
45 Taxonomic Identification using Deep Learning Research Projects 203

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 3253 - Legal and Ethics Issues in Computing Mr. James Littleton Overview of an ethical issues relevant to computing field
CAP 6100 - Interface Design and Implementation Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy User experience and interface design projects
CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy Custom built software products for local non-profit organizations
COP 4720 - Database Systems Ms. Richa Jethwani Designing databases for real-world applications
COP 3855 - Web Systems Development Ms. Richa Jethwani An e-business company proposal and website
CGS 4307 - Information Processing Ms. Richa Jethwani Designing custom database systems
CEN 6016 – Engineering of Software I Dr. Sandeep Reddivari      Custom built software products
CEN 4010 - Software Engineering      Dr. Sandeep Reddivari   Custom built software products
CIS 4930/5930 - Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures   Dr. Anirban Ghosh Research projects on geometric algorithms and data structures
CEN 4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Apps Dr. Zornitza Prodanoff Building custom mobile apps
Research Projects Drs. Eren Gultepe and Karthikeyan Umapathy Reports and findings from research studies

 

 

 

Past Symposiums

 

Spring 2018 SoC Symposium

 

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

 

 

 

Spring 2012 SoC Student Symposium  

 

Fall 2011 SoC Student Symposium