Summer 2012 UROP Internship Project Proposals

Below you find the descriptions of the available UROP 2012 internship projects.

Summer 2012 UROP Internship Project Proposals
Project Description Mentors/Sponsors
GUI for upgrade checking engine integrated with Eclipse IDE
Prof. Natasha Sharygina
Grigory Fedyukovich
Bard: Visualizing Emails for Storytelling
Prof. Michele Lanza
Alberto Bacchelli
Working inside the Cloud: Developing a Cloud Computing Infrastructure
Prof. Mauro Pezzè
Dr. Giovanni Toffetti Carughi
Alessio Gambi
Generating Integration Test Cases Automatically Prof. Mauro Pezzè
Konstantin Rubinov
Mr. Edu 2.0 Dr. Monica Landoni
Dr. Elisa Rubegni
Dr. Davide Eynard
VoICN: Voice-over Information Centric Networking
Prof. Antonio Carzaniga
Michele Papalini
Algorithms and Computational Geometry, The farthest line-­segment hull
Prof. Evanthia Papadopoulou
Sandeep Kumar Dey
Web Application for Micro-climate Monitoring and Management
Ing. Mauro Prevostini
Dr. Antonio Vincenzo Taddeo
Katarina Balac
LoSha2: Location Sharing Made Simple
Prof. Marc Langheinrich
Marcello Paolo Scipioni
USI-Display: An application framework for networked public displays
Prof. Marc Langheinrich
Ivan Elhart
Nemanja Memarovic

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
  • Directly contact a project's mentor to apply (see names above)
  • Application deadline: Thursday, March 15th, 2012 (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)