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Wednesday, August 21 • 11:30am - 12:05pm
Internet of Things Education Outside the Computer Science Lab - Alexandru Radovici & Alexandru Vochescu, Politehnica University of Bucharest*

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Internet of Things is now part of many high-schools or universities’ curricula. While for computer science students, this is just another regular course, for students studying civil engineering, fine arts or architecture, the concepts often seem a bit vague and difficult to relate with their interest.

Alexandru & Alexandru will present their approach in teaching Internet of Things to power engineering students having no electronics and programming background. This talk will focus on the open source hardware and software solution that they built to enable students to use Raspberry Pi devices to control 3D printed wind turbines and power plants.

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Alexandru Radovici

Assistant Professor, Politehnica University of Bucharest
Alexandru is a Professor Assistant at the Politehnica University of Bucharest and also the co-founder of Wyliodrin, an IoT start-up (university spin-off) that provides industrial device management and software deployment solutions for industrial systems. Alexandru is also the co-founder... Read More →

Alexandru Vochescu

Student, Politehnica University of Bucharest
Alexandru is a student at the Politehnica University of Bucharest and a big fan of open-source. He has been part of several NGOs ever since he was in general school. This gave him the opportunity to give presentations in front of large crowds of people. Alexandru has also taken part... Read More →

Wednesday August 21, 2019 11:30am - 12:05pm PDT
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