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Introduction to Rapid Prototyping and Physical Computing

INFO 4320

Fall. 4 credits.

Prerequisites: INFO 1300 or equivalent or permission of instructor. Materials fee: $300.

F. Guimbretiere.

This class provides an introduction to modern rapid prototyping techniques such as laser cutting, 3D printing and microcontroller programming (such as the Arduino system). Using these tools, small multidisciplinary groups conduct the hardware project of their choice exploring topics as varied as: Universal Access, tangible interfaces, toys, personal or medical assistants and new musical instruments.