Events

Engineers Week

Engineers Week: SAE Balloon Powered Car Challenge

Wed., Feb. 21, 10:30 - 11:30 p.m., EE, The Cube

Teams of up to three people build and race a balloon-powered car. Teams are judged in three categories: distance, straight line, and design. [...]

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Engineers Week: Lunch and Learn - Power and Debris Management During and After a Natural Disaster

Wed., Feb. 21, 12 - 1:30 p.m., EE, The Cube

After a brief discussion of issues that utilities and residents face during and after natural disasters, a panel of experts will help us understand the procedures and the plans that are put in place and what we can all do to help minimize the disruptions to our daily lives. [...]

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Engineers Week: FAU Career Expo

Wed., Feb. 21, 12 - 4 p.m., Recreation and Fitness Center

Register at OWL CareerLink, bring lots of resumes and dress professionally. [...]

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Engineers Week: Microsoft Mixed Reality Immersive Experience

Wed., Feb. 21, 1:45 - 2:30 p.m., Royal Palm Room, Student Union

A summary of the technical differences between Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality, how these devices are currently being used, and why they have the potential to revolutionize education. [...]

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Engineers Week: Human Powered Sub (HPS) "Build a Boat" Competition

Wed., Feb. 21, 3 - 5 p.m., Recreation and Fitness Center Pool

Students work in teams of two to build a boat made out of ziploc bags, duct tape, and PVC pipe and race them across the pool without using one's hands or feet. [...]

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Engineers Week: Make FAU IoT Hardware Hackathon Starts

Wed., Feb. 21, 6 p.m., EE 106

Teams of 2 to 4 students will build an IBM TJBot and compete in a series of challenges. [...]

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Engineers Week: Learn & Explore: Web Accessibility for the Visually Impaired

Thurs., Feb. 22, 10 - 11:30 a.m., EE, The Cube

Discussion with Prof. Shihong Huang, from the FAU Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, followed by a competition. [...]

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Engineers Week: Lunch and Learn - Civic Hacking for Florida’s Future

Thurs., Feb. 22, 12 - 1 p.m., EE, The Cube

Discussion with Robert Davis, Code for Fort Lauderdale Team Member. [...]

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Engineers Week: Make FAU IoT Hardware Hackathon Ends

Thurs., Feb. 22, 1:30 - 4 p.m., EE, The Cube

Student teams will make their project presentations to a panel of judges, and awards will be given. [...]

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Engineers Week: From Zero to Hero: Learn How to Build and Host a Dynamic Website Workshop

Thurs., Feb. 22, 3 - 5 p.m., EE 213

This workshop will be segmented into (2) 50-minute segments: 1. How to Build a Website, and; 2. How to Host a Website. [...]

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Engineers Week: HPCC Systems Meetup: ECL All Stars – Why the Language Rocks Big Data

Thurs., Feb. 22, 6 - 8 p.m., EE 106

Learn about the power statements behind the Enterprise Control Language (ECL) that is used to solve Big Data problems and work with new Big Data products, with Bob Foreman, Senior Software Engineer, LexisNexis Risk Solutions. [...]

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Engineers Week: Three Minute Thesis Presentations

Fri., Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., EE, The Cube

A competition to effectively explain your research in three minutes, in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. Register by Wed., Feb. 14. [...]

I-SENSE Seminar

I-SENSE Seminar Series with Ryan Henry, Ph.D.

Fri., Feb. 23, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., EE 303

Efficient, Expressive, and Private Information Retrieval via Indexes of Queries [...]

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Engineers Week: Study Abroad Information Session

Fri., Feb. 23, 12 - 1 p.m., EE 207

Learn about study abroad opportunities available to engineering and computer science students. [...]

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Engineers Week: Engineers Got Talent: COECS Talent Show

Fri., Feb. 23, 5 - 7 p.m., The Burrow, Student Union

All COECS students, staff, and faculty are invited to attend and participate. All talent will be considered. Examples include but are not limited to: vocal performances, dance routines, comedy, juggling, etc. [...]

I-SENSE Seminar

I-SENSE Seminar Series with Tom Weller, Ph.D.

Thurs., March 1, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., EE 303

Additive Manufacturing for Faster, Cheaper, Better, Greener Printed Electronics [...]

I-SENSE Seminar

I-SENSE Seminar Series with Brock Wester, Ph.D.

Thurs., March 22, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., EE 303

Intelligent Prosthetic Systems and Controls [...]