News From Sun Campus Ambassadors Worldwide
By GD on May 19, 2008
Alper Celik and Gokhan Dogan, campus ambassadors at KTH in Stockholm, Sweden, presented two demonstrations of Sun SPOT technology that generated some enthusiasm. Take a look at the presentation slides.
Cheng Thao, campus ambassador at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, has been blogging about technical events on his Wisconsin campus.
Roman Valls, campus ambassador at Facultat Informàtica de Barcelona, Spain, is particularly interested in the intersection of Java technology, Sun SPOTs, and music. Check out his blog entry on extending your guitar.
Glaucio Souza, campus ambassador at CESUP/UFRGS in Brazil, blogs about high performance computing and OpenSolaris.
Jonas Dias, campus ambassador at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), and fellow ambassador Luiz Aquino conducted two tech demos about Java ME technology and web services. Details and the NetBeans projects used for the demos are available on Jonas's blog.
Campus ambassador Anil Gulecha and two friends participated in the all-terrain transporter robotics event at the Quark 08 conference at BITS Pilani, Goa, one of India's top engineering institutes. Take a look at Anil's tutorial on building a robot with Sun SPOT technology, complete with pin connections, code, and a video of the Sun SPOT-controlled car in action.