Syllabus: Emerging Information Technologies II
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1
Sat
Jan 22
Course Introduction

  Guest Spks: DPS students from earlier classes
  11:30-12:00, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains

Discuss Team Presentations: Suggested Topics
Discuss Top Emerging Info Technologies and
  Cha/Tappert Suggested Research Topics
Readings: skim the following
  MIT 2004 Emerging Tech. Conf.
  Princeton 2004 Emerging IT Conf.
  Physicians and Emerging ITs
  World Future Society 2004
  Human Computer Interface Design
Complete by Feb 19:
   Quiz 1: No quiz this week
2
Sat
Feb 19
Nanotechnology

  Guest Spks: DPS students from earlier classes

Team 3 Presentation: Nanotechnology slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings (team provided):
  Plenty of Room at the Bottom
  Coming Era of Nanotechnology
  Overview of Nanotechnology
  The Nanotechnology Revolution
  Kurzweil Article
Complete by Feb 19:
   Quiz 2: Nanotechnology
3
Sat
Mar 19
Visualization

  Keystroke biometric study: status report

Team 1 Presentation: Visualization slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings (team provided):
  How Much Information?
  Exploration of Large Data Sets
  Hierarchical Dimension Reduction
  Interactive Exploration of Datasets
Complete by Mar 19:
   Quiz3: Visualization
4
Sat
Apr 9
Grid Computing

Team 2 Presentation: Grid Computing slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings (team provided):
  Fundamentals of Grid Computing
  THE GRID: Computing w/o Bounds
  BOINC Article
  Grid Gets Big, but Term Confusing
Complete by Apr 9:
   Quiz 4: Grid Computing
5
Sat
May 7
Wearable Computers

Team 4 Presentation: Wearable Computers slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings (team provided):
  LiveNet   Next-Gen Networks
  Mobile Hub   Powerful Change
  Rapid Prototyping
  Systematic Approach
  Information Devices
Research Paper due May 7
Complete by May 7:
   Quiz 5: Wearable Computers