2014 Capstone Projects

Computer Engineering Senior Capstone Project Presentation Day

Students participate in a poster session and conduct presentations of their final group projects from the CS 189A/B, ECE 189A/B, and ECE 188A/B courses.

2013-2014 Projects

Computer Science 189A/B

Instructors: Chandra Krintz (CMPSC 189A) and Tim Sherwood (CMPSC 189B)
Teaching Assistant: Geoffrey Douglas

CS 189 Overview / Teams & Projects / Sponsors / CS 189A / CS 189B webpages: Capstone Projects overview, contacts, what

Project Overviews:

  • Team Vibrant: a platform for leasers to post their property and for renters to find their ideal home
    : Site Mao (lead), Jason Horsley, Trae Washburn, Alvin Tan, Austin Alameda

  • NP-Compete: a platform to enable users to broadcast video peer-to-peer, using minimal centralized server resources, and only their web browser
    Team: Daniel Vicory (lead), Nicole Theokari, Omar Masri, Jerry Medina, Justin Liang
  • Ringbase: a real-time ad-hoc call center for smaller companies
    Team: Pete Cruz (lead), Andrew Berls, Nivedh Mudaliar, Shervin Shaikh, Alex Wood
  • The Garbage Collectors: a web and mobile application that is designed to simplify the input of sales leads during a conference
    Team: Andrew Lee (lead), Tim Chanpuelksda, Ernesto Cojulun, Justin Phang, Brandon Newman
  • The Capstoners: a recruiting SaaS application used to simultaneously manage multiple applicants as they progress through stages of an OnBoarding process.
    Team: Liam Yafuso (lead), Robert Waite, Daniel Tea, Jacqueline Avis, Diane Cordero
  • String Cheese: create a UAV capable of surveying a farmer's field that detects environmental hazards in order to fix them before they harm the crop or the environment
    Team: Alexander Huitric (lead), EJ Fernandes, Drew Hascall, Jasen Worden
  • Let My People Code: smartphone-controlled robots with interesting demos, such as indoor positioning, autonomous movement, and control over the internet
    Team: Adam Ehrlich (lead), Daniel Imberman, Moshe Carmeli, Chris Nelson, Alex Sarraf
  • Warp 5: a tool that allows anyone who has a Magento web store to quickly create a functional, beautiful mobile store and customize it without coding
    Team: Andres Riofrio (lead), Marco Sedano, Nick Marks, Daniel Retta, David Carlson

Electrical and Computer Engineering 189A/B

Instructor: John Johnson (ECE 189A/B)
Teaching Assistant: Eric Goodman

ECE 189 Teams / Projects webpage: project descriptions, course spotlight, guidelines and ground rules, project milestones (Fall/Spring), design reviews, Printed Circuit Board (PCB) development, and more

Project Overviews:

  • AutoPonix: an automated water quality monitor and adjustment system for the maintenance of an aquaponics system
    Team: Greg Swanson (leader), Ludim Castillo, Ryan Born, Manuel Perez, Alex King
  • Fridgenius: allows users to keep track of the food in their refrigerator and suggests recipes
    Team: Jonathan Calderon (leader), Brandon Ray, Jayme Lee, Chris Shin, Kyle Ingram
  • ReMutt Control: a remote pet feeding system operated through a simple Android application
    Team: Steven Guan (leader), Eric Brunnett, Daniel Kwak, Joon Hee Lee, Alex Chepilev

2014 Senior Capstone Project Presentation Day

Thu, June 5 - Engineering Sci. Bldg (ESB 1001, 2001, Ctyrd)

Congratulations to 189 Best Projects at Capstone!

  • Weihan David Wang Computer Engineering Capstone Poster Prize (co-winners): NP-Compete (CS 189 - poster | youtube) & String Cheese (CS 189 - poster | youtube)
  • James Cheng-Yuan Hong Best Computer Engineering ECE189A/B Capstone Project Prize: Autoponix (poster I prezi)
  • George Chen Best Computer Engineering CS189A/B Capstone Project Prize: String Cheese (youtube)

2013-14 Senior Capstone Event Album

2013-14 album
  • ECE 188 & ECE / CS 189 Presentations
  • Poster Session & Award Presentations
  • Team and CE Senior Class Photos

Poster Session & Pizza Lunch (ESB Courtyard)

A special thanks to Citrix (pizza lunch) and Qualcomm (posters) for their generous support at the Poster Session in the Courtyard

citrix and qualcomm logos

2014 ECE & CS 189A/B Project Documentation

autoponix pcb artwork

Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE 189A/B): posters, presentations, PCB development, design reviews


Computer Science (CS 189A/B): posters, presentations, design specs, SRS, vision statements

2014 CS 189A/B — Team Partners

cs student presenting project
  • Team Vibrant: Partner - Appfolio / Mentor - Andrew Mutz
  • NP-Compete: Partner - Citrix / Mentor - Allan Knight and Ashish Thapliyal
  • Ringbase: Partner - Invoca / Mentor - Colin Kelly
  • The Garbage Collectors: Partner - Novacoast / Mentor - Renato Untalan
  • The Capstoners: Partner - Pivotal Labs / Mentor - Ross Hale
  • String Cheese: Partner - Pow Wow Energy / Mentor - Olivier Jerphagnon & Jim Klingshirn
  • Let My People Code: Partner - Qualcomm / Mentor - Chad Sweet
  • Warp 5: Partner - Warp 9 / Mentor - Andrew Von Noy

2014 ECE 189A/B — Project Sponsors

ece student with guitar project