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    • An Overview of Optical Character Recognition Processes at Canon Research America 

      Evans, Colin (1996)
      Optical character recognition (OCR) is the process of taking a bitmap picture and converting it into a text document. Character recognition has many useful applications, such as eliminating the need for storing paper ...
    • Password Security 

      LeBlanc, Zachary (2018)
      This paper dives into the making of passwords. How they are used, what makes a strong password, how to make a strong password and the creation of password management in systems will be covered in this paper. This knowledge ...
    • Pattern Matching and Regular Expression Notation 

      Birkhill, William (2002)
      This text attempts to explore the topic of text parsing and pattern matching through the use of regular expressions. What we will see is that text parsing and pattern matching through the use of regular expressions has ...
    • Pause : Android Mobile Application 

      Koh, Younsuk (2017)
      Pause is an Android mobile application developed by the author in an attempt to address the rising social problems caused by modern social networking applications. The following contents will cover brief history of ...
    • pdf2web: A Catalog-to-Web Page Utility in Perl 

      McHale, Matthew (2000)
      The Kalamazoo College Registrar's Office cannot afford to hire someone to manually update their web pages every year. However, they have new information for these pages every year, most notably in the form of the annual ...
    • Perl vs. C: Comparing Scripting Languages and Structured Languages for Application Development 

      Elston, Christopher A. (2001)
      My goal was to try and develop the same application using two different languages and then compare the end products and the ease and speed of the development process while constructing each version. Once I had completed ...
    • The Plant ID Application : Building a Virtual Plant Handbook 

      Lacey, Ariah (2015)
      The author describes the process of designing a mobile guide to plant life based on a dichotomous key identification system. The goal was a simple field guide with a clean interface that could be easily expanded. The author ...
    • Practical Application of Accessibility and Usability in Web Application Design and Development 

      Brumsickle, Aiden (2010)
      In the current environment of the World Wide Web, complex, highly interactive applications are becoming more prominent: interactive dynamic Web sites are now the norm. The history of Web-based applications has been ...
    • Preparing Students for Coding in the Computer Science Industry 

      Galvin, Owen Rissmeyer (2017)
      The author describes his experience interning at VisTracks, programming features of their Android application.
    • Probabilistic Chinese Segmentation : A Dictionary Driven Approach to Chinese Word Segmentation Using Text Preprocessors 

      Wang-Stosur-Bassett, Preston (2018)
      This paper describes a Chinese word segmentation system based on dictionary driven probabilistic segmentation using trained data to calculate probability. The results of this system are compared to results from a Largest ...
    • A Problem in Business Forecasting 

      Wolfson, Robert (Kalamazoo College, 1977)
      The project began with an examination of available forecasting algorithms, and resulted in the picking and programming of one. Due to numerous constraints and different sets of requirements, the programming stage of the ...
    • Product Development : A Case Study 

      Roberts, Scott (2019)
      Outlined in the following pages is a case study of Bundle, an incubated startup within IBM. The author worked to build out the initial product for launch in the fall of 2018. The creation of that product is the focus of ...
    • Productivity Inventory Database and Python Scripts for Console5 

      Wieland, Hans W. (2019)
      The author sets out to structure, design, and implement a database called console5 for the retro video game business Console5 in order to better organize a growing inventory. This database will reduce time spent when ...
    • Professional Web Design: Meeting the Needs of both a Business and its Web Site Users 

      Hawker, Jennifer (2000)
      When I first tackled the project of a web site for Parkview Hills back in early 1998, I merely thought it would be a fun project for me to practice my web design skills, not to mention a chance for some local recognition. ...
    • A Program to Supervise Upjohn's Chemistry Labs 

      Buss, Daniel L. (1989)
      For my SIP I worked on a computer project for Upjohn - Control Division as a computer science intern. Control Division monitors the quality of all the various chemicals and drugs that Upjohn produces. After being given a ...
    • The Programmatic Generation of a File 

      Kuniansky, Marc (Kalamazoo College, 2016)
      We are surrounded by files. Every day, many of us access, edit, and save information to files of all formats. Webpages are generated by reading through files and displaying the information within them according to the ...
    • Project Management and Database Development 

      Marlette, Steven (1993)
      Why do we need database technology in today's business world? The goal of this paper is to effectively answer that question and many others about database technology and explain the steps toward developing a useful ...
    • Pseudo-random Number Generation Using Binary Recurrent Neural Networks 

      Hughes, James M. (2007-04-26)
      Pseudo-random number generators are deterministic functions that map, in most cases, a state x to a new state x˙ using some update function in order to generate pseudo-random data. Use of these numbers is an integral ...
    • Quantum Computing : "Because nature isn't classical, dammit" 

      Rutledge, Tim (2019)
      Some believe that the exponential growth in classical computing is coming to an end, and with the ongoing development of quantum computers, people may be tempted to consider them as potential replacements to our present ...