Summer 2014 UROP Internship Project Proposals

Below you find the descriptions of the available UROP 2014 internship projects.

Summer 2014 UROP Internship Project Proposals
Project Description Mentors/Sponsors
Re-Live the moment - Using run visualizations to provide a positive feedback loop for workouts
Prof. Marc Langheinrich
Queries in a Foreign City - Pre-empting the Information Needs of Travelers
Prof. Marc Langheinrich
DejaVu Prof. Marc Langheinrich
DejaTweet
Prof. Marc Langheinrich
Innovative compiler technologies for accessible massive parallelism in numerical simulation software

Prof. Olaf Schenk

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: Friday, March 21, 2014 (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)