Year In Industry – Review Sticky

Company: Buckman Hardy Associate Position: Junior Embedded EngineerStart Date: June 2018End Date: September 2019 Summary: The year in industry is part of the 4-year BENG course from the university of kent. It contributes 10% to the final grade. The aim of this is to get real-world industry experience. Much has been achieved over the course of 15 

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Third Year Engineering Project Proposition – Heart Monitor

An IOT wearable device that monitors a person’s heart condition. Collected data is stored on the cloud. The device is able to detect when the user is having a heart attack and is able to alert a medical facility. Project Involves:  Hardware Analog circuit to convert the electrode signal to a useable range for the processor.Design a 

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Aquaculture Engineering – Tilapia Research

Tilapia Breeding: The biology of many individual tilapia species is now well known and the interest in using these species for fish farming has led to considerable developments in recent decades. The principal practical reasons for farming tilapia are: simple reproduction/breeding processes; rapid growth rate; good tolerance to high stocking densities and intensive rearing conditions; 

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Autonomous RC Car Engineering Society Project – Using Computer Vision

  Project Overview Design a working rc car which incorporates a computer e.g raspberry pi / mobile phone that can stream the data to a separate computer (for image analysis ) alternatively the processing can be done on the pi once it has learned. Using OpenCV neural network and haar-cascade classifiers train the car to 

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Controlling Electronic Devices Using The Internet – NodeJS || Arduino Communication Project

Introduction This project in a nutshell: Controlling an Arduino micro controller from a web interface. Therefore control any electrical device from anywhere with internet. I wanted to stretch my understanding on programming and web development and what better way to do this then doing a simple but effective project. The hardware is kept at a 

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