2011 Technogenesis Projects - Systems and Enterprises

  1. Green Energy Economics

    Research and development of economics associated with multiple forms of green/renewable energy projects, including solar, wind, wave, biodiesel, etc.

    Advisor: Don Merino
    dmerino@stevens.edu
    Ext: 5504

  2. Software Engineering (FLOSS Projects)

    Seeking student interested in software engineering and in gaining database experience. The project is focused on acquiring data on FLOSS Projects (Free/Libre and Open Source Software). These datasets detail who has contributed to various periods of time. The project combines and mines the data, once it is organized. Research related to the design/development of database elements and relationships, working with SQL, etc.

    Advisor: Roberta Cohen
    Roberta.cohen@stevens.edu
    Ext: 8561

  3. Database Design/Development

    The project entails designing and developing a relational database in at least 3rd normal form using an open-source database development kit. The database will store model and model-component information.

    Advisor: Dr. Robert Cloutier
    robert.cloutier@stevens.edu
    Ext: 5378

  4. Graphical User Interface Design/Development

    The student will use the open-source Eclipse Platform to develop a software tool (inlcuding a graphical interface) capable of querying a user of a relational database. Ideally, the student should be familiar with the XML format.

    Advisor: Dr. Robert Cloutier
    robert.cloutier@stevens.edu
    Ext: 5378

  5. Pattern Developer

    The student(s) will design and implement reusable patterns based on Christopher Alexander's pattern language. They will work in conjunction with our database and GUI designers, and ideally will have a familiarity with the XML format, and relational database concepts.

    We could ideally use 2 students in this particular position.

    Advisor: Dr. Robert Cloutier
    robert.cloutier@stevens.edu
    Ext: 5378