6.883 | Spring 2006 | Graduate

Pervasive Human Centric Computing (SMA 5508)


The table below provides information on the course’s lecture (L), recitation (R), quiz (Q) and project (P) sessions.

L1 Overview

R1 Discussion of Readings

L2 iPAQ, Python®, Connectivity Problem set 1 out
L3 Socket Programming and Bluetooth

R2 Discussion of Readings (cont.)

Bluetooth Tutorial Slides

L4 More Bluetooth Problem set 1 due

Problem set 2 out

L5 Location - GPS

L6 Location - API

L7 Location - Cricket Problem set 2 due

Problem set 3 out

L8 Python® on Series 60 Phones

L9 User Interface GUIs, More Phone Programming Problem set 3 due

Problem set 4 out

L10 Keyboards and GUIs

The Dasher Project

L11 GUIs (cont.)

L12 XWand and Arrays

Q1 Quiz 1

P1 Preliminary Project Presentations Problem set 4 due

Problem set 5 out

L13 Pre-Recorded Speech

R3 Guest Lecturer

L14 Pre-Recorded Speech (cont.) Problem set 5 due

Problem set 6 out

L15 Vision

L16 Kiosk

L17 Sketching

L18 Security

R4 C++ Extensions to Python®

L19 Debugging Problem set 6 due
L20 Publish-Subscribe and Middleware

Q2 Quiz 2

P2 Project Discussions

L21 Human Factors

L22 Distributed Pervasive Applications

L23 Videos of Other Projects

P3 Pervasive Project Presentations

P4 Pervasive Project Presentations (cont.)

Course Info

As Taught In
Spring 2006
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