Summer 2010 UROP Internship Project Proposals

Below you find the descriptions of the available UROP 2010 internship projects.

Summer 2010 UROP Internship Project Proposals
Project Description Mentors/Sponsors
Automated Services Management over Virtualization Alessio Gambi, Giovanni Toffetti, Cesare Pautasso, Mauro Pezzè
The creation and indexing of a document collection containing chat logs data Giacomo Inches, Fabio Crestani
The farthest line-segment Voronoi Diagram in the max norm Evanthia Papadopoulou
Process-based Management of Cloud Computing Infrastructure Daniele Bonetta, Cesare Pautasso
Continuous Integration for Eclipse Plugins Daniele Bonetta, Cesare Pautasso
Performance Analysis and Visualization for Service Composition Profiling Daniele Bonetta, Achille Peternier, Cesare Pautasso
JSDot Cesare Pautasso
Architectural Knowledge Visualization Marcin Nowak, Cesare Pautasso
Collaborative Decision Making Marcin Nowak, Cesare Pautasso
A web interface for a novel direct manipulation development environment Fernando Olivero, Michele Lanza
Understanding past development sessions Lile Hattori, Michele Lanza
"What's up?" - Building Reactive Public Displays that Facilitate Casual Encounters With Friends Nemanja Memarovic, Marc Langheinrich
Media Access Control (MAC) for e-puck robots Alexander Förster, Anna Förster, Frederick Ducatelle, Luca Gambardella
Camera Grid for Robot Tracking Alexander Förster, Luca Gambardella
Sonic Based Robot Localization Alexander Förster, Luca Gambardella
Computational kernels mapping ad execution on a Coarse Grained Reconfigurable Array Template Giovanni Ansaloni, Laura Pozzi
Program an Interpolation-Based Model Checker Roberto Bruttomesso, Aliaksei Tsitovich, Natasha Sharygina
Paralleling OpenSMT Towards Cloud Computing Roberto Bruttomesso, Aliaksei Tsitovich, Natasha Sharygina
State of the Art Solution of Nonlinear Programming Problems Christian Gross, Rolf Krause
Meex - Assessing the impact of user contributed fingerprinting to interval labeling based wifi positioning Marc Langheinrich

In general, if you are interested in working in a specific research group, even one not mentioned above, please contact the corresponding professor directly.

Eligibility and Application Deadline

  • USI Informatics Bachelor or Master student before and after internship
  • Directly contact a project's mentor to apply (see names above)
  • Application deadline: Tuesday, June 22nd, 12:30, 2010 (by the deadline you should already agree with the project's mentor)

Acceptance and Funding

  • Funded by the Faculty of Informatics
  • Only a limited number of grants available
  • Acceptance is competitive
  • Decision is taken by the dean

Duration and Dates of Internship

  • Roughly 2 months
  • Start after exam period (~ July 1st)
  • End before recovery exam period (~ August 31)