2017-2018 Project Portfolio Archives

The Senior Design Capstone provides an opportunity for industry and academic sponsors to engage and utilize the minds of some of the brightest students on campus. In the 2017-2018 academic year, the Senior Design Capstone was grateful to be supported by the following sponsors.

Sponsor Project
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Nebraska Department of Transportation Vehicle Crash Data Analysis Cube

Provide the Nebraska Department of Transportation a SQL Server Integration Service (SSIS) package and an Analysis Cube to enable employees to generate crash data reports and display them in a user-friendly manner.

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Nebraska Department of Transportation Information Portal

Develop a web-based application that plots all reported motor vehicle crashes dating back to 1988 on a map, and ties additional information to each incident, such as crash severity and conditions in which the incident occurred.

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Nebraska Environmental Trust Grants Management

Develop a system to replace the current grant application and management system used by the Nebraska Environmental Trust.

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Teammates Mentoring of Lincoln Messenger

Develop TeamMates messenger, a private and monitored communication system to assist in communications and scheduling between students and mentors.

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UNL Agpocalypse 2050 INFEWS Game

Create a simulation farming game that aims to find optimum farming strategies by exploring the complex relationship between grain, cattle and ethanol production, limited supplies of water and energy, climate change and the economy.

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UNL Animal Science Virtual Training System For Meat Cutting

Develop a tool will help users identify different types and the quality of meat by educating and quizzing the user on various meats in an immersive virtual reality environment.

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UNL CSE Cubulonimbus

Create a test bed for the handling and control of the autonomy algorithm for CubeSats.

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UNL CSE Exploring Virtual Reality

Develop a complete entertaining virtual reality (VR) experience called "Arachnid Person" that includes physical cues that match the visual ones displayed in the headset of users and enables them to climb walls and buildings as they progress through increasingly difficult levels.

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UNL CSE Mobile-Based Food Recognition System

Develop a cross-platform application that enables tracking of meals and activities to promote a healthy lifestyle and decrease obesity rates across the world. The application's GPS detects nearby restaurants and makes food recommendations that best fits the user's diet.

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UNL CSE Sound of Code

Develop a program that takes a JavaScript program, parses it, and dynamically plays music corresponding to the execution of the program. This supports new JavaScript developers by providing useful JavaScript tutorials and also a new, fun way to experience any JavaScript program with music.

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UNL CSE Unmanned Aerial Systems for Prescribed Fires

Develop an automated course scheduling system for the Department of Computer Science & Engineering that schedules around various constraints presented by the Department.

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UNL Erudite Digital Learning Lab First Steps to Reading Fluency

Develop a Web Graphics Library game hosted on a custom website to support kindergarten students as they learn to read.

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UNL Sensi-Plate

Develop a system that electronically measures the amount of food consumed by children and communicates this data to parents, childcare providers, and researchers to determine if a child is receiving the recommended and adequate nutrition from each food group.

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WEX Health Ad Hoc Reporting Tool

Develop an Ad Hoc Reporting tool for employers and administrators to generate standard business and accounting reports from the billing and payment platforms.

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Westside Community Schools Student Management System

Enhance the Student Management System to improve functionality provided to school Administrators, Teachers and Students, including a scheduling algorithm and system security.


2017-2018 Year In Review

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering Senior Design Program held its end-of-year project showcase event on Friday, April 27, 2018.

View the Year In Review materials below.


2017-2018 Photos

  • UNL Erudite Digital Learning Lab Team
    UNL Erudite Digital Learning Lab Team
  • Senior Design Faculty member Jeremy Suing.
    Senior Design Faculty member Jeremy Suing
  • The SensiPlate team discusses their project at the Showcase.
    The SensiPlate Platinum Award winning team
  • Nebraska Environmental Trust Grant Management Team
    Nebraska Environmental Trust Grant Management Team
  • The SensiPlate team discusses their project at the Showcase.
    The SensiPlate team

2017-2018 Award Winners

Platinum Team Award

Team Student
SensiPlate Bryce Andresen
Lexi Bu
Sam Conner
Skyler Davis
Nina Hao

Gold Team Award

Team Student
Erudite Digital Learning Lab Scott Davis
Ronnie Gallagher
Jacob Johnson
Christopher Lundquist
Dat X. Nguyen

Individual Rockstar Awards

Team Student
UNL CSE Sound of Code Mark Henandez
UNL CSE Exploring Virtual Reality Dat V. Nguyen
UNL CSE Unmanned Aerial Systems for Prescribed Fires William Quade



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