Senior Design - Fall 2015

The University of Texas at Austin's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering (Texas ECE) held the Fall 2015 Senior Design Open House on Monday, November 23, 2015 in the San Jacinto Residence Hall Exhibit Room.

First-place winners were selected in both the Honors and Non-Honors categories, as well as a second and third-place overall winner picked from all of the projects. Winning team members each received prizes generously provided by Apple which included Apple Watches, Beats headphones, and Apple TVs for first, second and third places, respectively. Winners were announced by Prof. Jim Wiley, who taught the course, and awarded by Texas ECE Entrepeneur-in-residence Prof. Mark McDermott.

Industry Collaborators

Texas ECE is deeply appreciative of our industrial collaborators, whose expertise and support makes these projects successful and meaningful. Industry project partners for the Fall 2015 projects include Cura Oceanus, Dell, Nuvoton, Plantronics, Qualcomm, and Xilinx.

First Place

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Team Number: 7
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Haris Vikalo
Team Members: Cesar Gonzales, Seung Ju Han, Stanley Jacob, Elizabeth Joy, Kangjoo Lee, Mark Varga

First Place

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Team Number: 11
Project Class: Honors
Faculty Advisor: Gustavo de Veciana
Team Members: Brandon Boesch, Kyle Cousino, Mitch Hinrichs, Curtis Martin, Rachel Smith, Anthony Weems

Second Place

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Team Number: 3
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Suzanne Barber
Project Partner: Dell
Team Members: Dushyant Bhatnagar, Yuwei Cai, Nathan Nguyen, Kush Patel, Yi-Hua Shen, Hanpei Zhang

Third Place

Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0073
Team Number: 6
Project Class: Honors
Faculty Advisor: Evdokia Nikolova
Team Members: Nick Burrin, Whitney Glick, Alaap Patel, Kevin Sy, Ryan Templin, Kevin Tsi
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0014
Team Number: 1
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Sanjay Shakkottai
Team Members: Nathan Elling, Yifei Hou, Talha Khan, Brandon Kotara, Trung Nguyen, Akshar Patel, Brendan Wong
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0066
Team Number: 2
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Joydeep Ghosh
Team Members: Hershal Bhave, Eric Crosson, Dhaval Ganatra, Johnathan Kyle, William Mauldin
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Team Number: 4
Project Class: Honors
Faculty Advisor: Mattan Erez
Team Members: Kelsey Ball, Reed Cozart, Robin Goins, William Mills, Alex Wishlinski, Dylan Zika
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0076
Team Number: 5
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Neal Hall
Team Members: Jaehoo Choi, Kevin Fu, Jiawei Li, Jack Liu, Karnran Sheikh, Connie Shen, Samuel Yarnin
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0063
Team Number: 8
Project Class: Honors
Faculty Advisor: Craig Chase
Team Members: Steve Cobb, Kirsten Lee, Omar Marawi, Sean Tubbs, Brent Wylie
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Team Number: 9
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Earl Swartzlander
Project Partner: Dell
Team Members: Justin Cram, Matthew Haney, Stephen Kunkel, Kelvin Pang, Stephen Severino, Ishaq Zakvi
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0081
Team Number: 10
Project Class: Sponsored
Faculty Advisor: Andreas Gerstlauer
Team Members: Saad Ahmad, Aleyas Kulamadayil, Manav Mandhani, Eric Maras, Jeremy Martin, Zhambyl Shaikhanov, Bharatendu Soumil
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0009
Team Number: 12
Project Class: Honors
Faculty Advisor: Ross Baldick
Team Members: Adam Barroso, Jeremy Glifton, Ben Cox, Jonathan Lew, Ethan Miller, Julio Novo, Roger Wang
Senior-Design-2015-Fall-0064
Team Number: 13
Project Class: Honors
Faculty Advisor: Gary Hallock
Team Members: Muhammad Bukhari, Juan Cortez, Joshua Frazor, Rana Madkour, Zach Pavlich, Angus Ranson