University of Southern California The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering Pre-College Summer Programs - Student Portfolios

 Robotic Assistance

Group 5: Harshil Shah, Nina Taurich, Jack Benhayon, Nicholas Fong, Kaan Genscoi, Matt Gillies

Overview:

 

Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Biomedical Engineering integrates engineering concepts to the fields of biology and health care to create tools and devices that can effectively be used to improve human health. A few examples of inventions created by the field of Biomedical Engineering include: leadless cardiac pacemakers, antibody drug conjugates, and the Dengue Vaccine.

 

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Computer Science (CS)
Computer Science is the study of software and software systems. Computer scientists analyze and design new algorithms in order to find solutions to problems and study the efficiency of computer software and hardware. An application of this is seen as computer scientists create the algorithms that allow applications to quickly run on computers and mobile devices.

 Compsc

Final Project & Prezi!

a) Vex (Metal)

4          3

  Constructing the Vex robot.                                       Final Vex robot!

b) Arduino Redbot

           Programming the Redbot.

c) iRobot (Roomba)

                     Working iRobot!

d) Scribbler

             Programmed Scribbler!

e) Vex IQ

            Completed Vex IQ car!

Prezi Link: https://prezi.com/fxifdjstjhwd/edit/#25

Storify Links:

 http://www.itworld.com/article/2945674/careers/computer-science-students-are-in-demand-and-they-know-it.html

http://www.connectionsacademy.com/blog/posts/2014-12-04/Why-Learning-to-Code-Benefits-Kids-Regardless-of-Future-Career-Choice.aspx

http://www.cnet.com/news/google-gives-black-girls-code-2-8m-space-inside-its-ny-headquarters/