UAB Summer Camps
The University of Alabama at Birmingham hosts several summer camps on campus each year. Presented by UAB departments and groups, the camps offer fun activities for children and easy and convenient choices for parents. Check this page for updates and camps added as they become available.
February 09, 2018

Engineering 2018: Internet of things - Building Smartphone Applications camp

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Camps requires basic programming experience and understanding of computer/smartphone hardware and software.

The camper will develop IoT applications using Android-based smartphone and Bluetooth devices to control a robot car, a garage door or any other home appliances that would be available on site. This camp covers basic understanding of embedded computers that is present in almost all smart devices and home appliances. For inexperienced campers an introduction level training will be provided. At the end of the camp, the camper will keep the smartphones; Arduino-based computer board and various components for further experiments at home or school.

Lunch and snacks will be provided.

Contact: Abidin Yildirim, Ph.D., or 205-975-3388

Address: Hoen 101, 1720 2nd Ave. South, Birmingham, AL 35294-44440

Ages: 12-16

Dates: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 18-22, 2018

Cost: $350

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