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    • Massively Parallel Processor Machines: The Present and Future of Superconputing 

      Baker, Kirby L. (1993)
      For my Senior Individualized Project, I researched the new age of supercomputers called Massively Parallel Processor machines(MPP's). MPP's are the present and future of supercomputing, putting to rest the traditional ...
    • MATCOMP: A Program to Interact with Two Linear Algebra Packages 

      Kienle, Steven (1982)
      This SIP is the culmination of two separate projects: a programming project, and a research project. The programming project involved developing a program that interacts with two matrix computation packages, LINPACK and ...
    • Mathematical Models of Molecular Transitions 

      Einspahr, John (2002)
      During our summer of research, we attempted to enhance the mathematical modeling of the transition between conformational structures of molecules. We began our attempt by learning the general features of the mathematical ...
    • Modern Email Security Concerns : Threats to Email Privacy and Privacy Solutions 

      Fowler, John (2017)
      The modern criminal does not need brute force anymore to steal someone’s money or private information. Criminals that use email in nefarious ways can be harmful to the government, business and everyday citizens. Whether ...
    • The Most Important Lesson : Work Is Totally Different from The Knowledge You Learned from School 

      Wang, Liangkun (2019-09-01)
      A project in a real-world company is completely different from what a student of computer science experiences in class settings. Conception and Initiation, Definition and Planning, Launch and Execution, Performance and ...
    • Object Oriented Approaches to the Generation of Process Control Applications 

      Wold, Jason Arthur (1994)
      I originally envisioned a completely design-based project, focusing almost entirely on the logical design of the hypothetical Senior Individualized Project Process Control Application Generation Engine (SIPCAGE), however, ...
    • Object-Oriented Programming: Basic Concepts 

      Barnum, Mark (1991)
      Object-oriented design and object-oriented programming are deemed by some the salvation of the programming world. With the complexity of hardware increases vastly diminishing the increases in complexity of software, ...
    • Obvis-V2: A Visualization Tool for Teaching Object-Oriented Programming Concepts In Java 

      Connell, Beth Harkness (2001)
      This paper examines the advantages of visualization and what to look for in a good visualization tool. After a brief summary of some other Object Oriented visualization tools and techniques, this paper will describe Obvis ...
    • On the Creation and Development of the WHAT (Ware House Analysis Tool) 

      Rosen, Elana (2014)
      This Senior Individualized Project (SIP) is an in--‐depth report of my summer internship at MJS Packaging in Livonia, MI and of a tool I developed for their use. The tool is part of a ...
    • On Writing About the God Machine 

      VosWilliams, Liam (2020-05-03)
      This winter I endeavored to learn more about the concepts and methodologies that go into creating the Artificial Intelligences of today and designing the models of the future.
    • The Online Workorder: A Java Development Application 

      Treadwell, William Scott (1999)
      This SIP was about learning the Java programming language, and about developing a product for a company that had never been done before. Java is a unique language that allowed me to develop this program with little concern ...
    • OPA: An Othello Playing Algorithm 

      Bjornson, Robert D. (1983)
      Human intelligence seems to be closely related to flexibility and generalization, in agreement with current opinion characterizing human thought as heuristic and mechanical models as largely algorithmic. The Othello program ...
    • 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 ...
    • Parallel Computing Made Easy 

      Silverman, Nathan (2020-04-01)
      The aim of this project was to build a parallel computing device from Raspberry Pis using the Beowulf cluster architecture. This paper describes the build and the benefits of parallel computing over using a single computer ...
    • 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 ...