GSOC 2009 Chosen Proposals for NUI Group announced
Posted: 22 April 2009 04:53 AM   [ Ignore ]
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Hi NUI’ers,

After a though selection period, NUI Group mentors have selected the 7 proposals they thought best fit the community at this time. It was a very competitive and hard process as nearly 30 proposals have been received, and most of them had an outstanding quality.

Here are the proposals that were selected:

NUIPaint: Exploring and developing new multitouch interactions by creating new widgets for a concrete graphics application
Student: Sharath Patali
Mentor: Thomas Hansen

MPX X.Org TUIO Driver
Student: Ryan Huffman
Mentor: Martin Kaltenbrunner

Recognition, Tracking and Association of Hands, Fingers, and Blobs: A Tbeta Upgrade
Student: Thiago Araujo
Mentor: Laurence Muller

Component-Based HCI UI Framework and High-Level HCI Library for Java
Student: Ori Rawlings
Mentor: Christian Moore

Multitouch Extension Module for Google SketchUp
Student: Anirudh Sharma
Mentor: Pawel Solyga

An openframeworks toolkit for developing multi-touch musical interfaces
Student: Dimitri Diakopoulos
Mentor: Seth Sandler

Creating Models for Learning and Recognizing multitouch gestures
Student: Sashikanth Damaraju
Mentor: Alexander Popovich

Congratulations to all the Google Summer of Code students who were accepted this year! We hope another pleasant, successful and productive SoC for our students and community, and wish good luck to our students in their code writing until August 10, the suggested “pencils down” day. Those that were not accepted this year, we aim to also support your projects and help aid you in any way possible.

Please check our wiki and this forum often to get information about latest developments:

http://wiki.nuigroup.com/Google_Summer_of_Code_2009

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Görkem

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Posted: 22 April 2009 07:55 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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Just to say congratulations and wish good luck to everyone that was accepted!  And also, I was wondering if the accepted ones aren’t going to get a ~ t-shirt? wink

Thiago

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Posted: 23 April 2009 01:14 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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Great that Sha got in, he will be joining us in Sweden this Summer.

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Posted: 23 April 2009 04:55 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Yes this will be an interesting summer with all those GSoC students.

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Posted: 26 April 2009 02:15 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 4 ]
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This is going to a very fun summer!  I look forward to working with Martin Kaltenbrunner, and also seeing the progress of the other projects.  Good luck to everyone!

Ryan

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Posted: 28 April 2009 07:10 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 5 ]
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congrats to all u guys for d selection in G-soc09 for NUI group.
this will be an interesting summer for us all. wink

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Posted: 18 June 2009 06:15 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 6 ]
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congLIONS all!!! smile

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