Summer Program for Interdisciplinary Research and Education-Emerging Interface Technologies


Program Dates: May 27, 2009 – August 1, 2009

SPIRE-EIT is a 10-week research experiences for undergraduates program that combines classroom training with hands-on research projects. .

Funded by NSF Grant IIS-0851976.



Decision_Making_PosterThe Effect of Interface Domain on Decision Making Experience 

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Markerless_Motion_TrackingMarkerless Motion Tracking 

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DevRoboticsPoster3Developmental Robotics

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Final_Poster_TeleRobotics2Augmented Tele-robotic Control

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EEGPOSTERPsychophysiological Data Acquisition in Digital Games

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Photo Name Major College
IMG_1969 Taylor Bergquist Computer Science Iowa State University
IMG_1980 Kelly Byron Electrical Engineering University of Southern California
IMG_1978 P. J. Campbell Computer Science St. John’s University
IMG_1977 Mina Choi Biomedical Engineering George Washington University
IMG_1971 Michael “Curtis” Curtis Computer Science University of Maryland, Baltimore County
IMG_1973 Richard Garcia Lebron Computer Science, Mathematics University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
IMG_1986 Amy Green Graphic Design, Spanish, Bible Northwestern College
IMG_1979 Bella Manoim Computer Science Bard College
IMG_1970 Hamadi McIntosh Physics San Jose State University
IMG_1984 John “Andrew” Newman Mathematics, Teaching and Pure Franklin College of Indiana
IMG_1976 Ugonna Ohiri Computer Engineering University of Maryland, Baltimore County
IMG_1974 Ivan Ojeda Mathematics, Chemistry University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
IMG_1975 Linh Pham Computer Engineering University of Maryland, Baltimore County
IMG_1968 Connor Schenck Software Engineering Iowa State University
IMG_1972 Joshua Situka Electrical Engineering, Computer Science University of Houston


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