The University of Texas at Austin Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (UT ECE) hosted the Fall 2014 Senior Design Open House on Monday, November 24, 2014. UT ECE undergraduate seniors presented demonstrations of their projects spanning two semesters of work.
UT ECE is deeply appreciative of our industrial collaborators, whose expertise and support makes these projects successful and meaningful. Industry project sponsors for the Fall 2014 projects include Cisco, Dell, Nuvoton Technology, and Schlumberger.
Apple, Inc. generously donated Apple products such as iPad Airs, iPod Nanos, and Apple TV devices as prizes for the top projects presented at the Open House.
First Place (Industry Sponsored)
Board Share (whiteboard video sharing)
Team Members: Casen Hunger, Mitchell Crooks, Zichong Li, Edward Mora, Mark Meserve, Michael Webb
Faculty Mentor: Al Bovik
Industry Sponsor: Cisco
First Place (Honors Project)
Shower Sense (sensor network for water use and behavior modification)
Team Members: Akash Motani, Kevin Lau, Manav Fogla, Nelson Wu, Sourabh Shirhatti
Faculty Mentor: Sanjay Shakkottai
Second Place (Overall)
Omni Sound (3-D audio rendering with head tracking)
Team Members: Mark Hermandez, Jason Weaver, Dalton Altstaetter, Brian Russell, Rounok Joardar, Jeffrey Mao
Faculty Mentor: Gustavo de Veciana
Industry Partner: Cicso
Third Place (Overall)
(Biopsy) Needle Tracker (Honors)
Team Members: W. Alex Best, Ben Morris, Austin Eberle, Raidan Nasreddine, Vicxtor Kronberg, Weije Han
Faculty Mentor: Sriram Vishwanath