Student Independent Studies, Summer Research & Internships

  • Evan May. Jepson Summer Science Research Institute, Predicting Wait Times with Wi-Fi Network Traffic, Best Presentation, Summer 2015
  • Mary Clark,Jepson Summer Science Research Institute, Simulating Wait Times to Improve Food Service Efficiency, Summer 2015
  • Matt Parker,Individual Study, iPhone App Development: Introduction to Computer Science Programming, Spring 2015
  • Shana Rigelhaupt,Individual Study, iPhone App Development, Spring 2015
  • Christopher Zimmerman,Individual Study, iPhone App Development: UMW goes Mobile, Fall 2014
  • Nicholas Sebenaler,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Fractions, Percentages and more, Fall 2014 and Spring 2015
  • Chris Lloyd,Individual Study,  iPhone Education Game Development: Fractions, Percentages and more , Spring 2014 & Fall 2014
  • Frankie DePaola,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Mali, Fall 2013 – Spring 2014
  • David Graf,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Algebra Battleship, and Maintenance Spring 2013-Spring 2014
  • Sean Lewis,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Algebra Battleship & Maintenance, Spring 2013 – Spring 2014
  • Maddie Lord, Individual Study,  iPhone Education Parking App Development, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013
  • Kevin Cherniawski, Honors Project, iPhone Education Game Development: Mali and Virginia Apps4VA Contest, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013
  • Sam du Busc,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Algebra Football and Virginia Apps4VA Contest, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013
  • Patrick Stalcup,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Mali and Virginia Apps4VA Contest, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013.
  • Rebecca Brown,Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Algebra Battleship, Fall 2012
  • David Justis,Individual Study, Introduction to iPhone Education Game Development, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013.
  • Heather Martin, Honors, iPhone Education Game Development: Space Spell and Rise of Pharaoh, Fall 2011 and Spring 2012
  • Kevin Cherniawski, Honors, iPhone Education Game Development: Dungeon and Dollars, Fall 2011 and Spring 2012
  • David Woodruff, Honors, iPhone Education Game Development: Gumshoe Geometry, Fall 2011 and Spring 2012
  • Theodore Pugh, Honors, iPhone Education Game Development: What do they eat? , Fall 2011 and Spring 2012
  • Keelin Haw and Rosanna Catahan, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Spanish and French Education, Spring 2012
  • Ross Kinsman, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development Music and Mozart, Fall 2011
  • Patrick Stalcup, Special Projects, iPhone Education Game Development: Mali, Fall 2011
  • Stephen Jackson, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Word Scramble, Spring 2011.
  • Heather Martin, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Word Scramble, Spring 2011.
  • Dustin Lieske, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Tic-Tac-Spell, Spring 2011.
  • Bryan Keelon, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Clam Match, Spring 2011.
  • Jeff McElhannon, Honors, iPhone Education Game Development and Analysis: Ice Cream Addition, Investigations, and Numbers Under the Sea, Spring 2011
  • Jacob Bowman, Honors, iPhone Education Game Development and Analysis: Short Vowel Mahjong and Where Do I live? Spring 2011
  • Kevin Hamerski, Honors, J2EE Development and Analysis, Spring 2011.
  • Dustin Lieske, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Tic-Tac-Spell, Fall 2010.
  • Jeff McElhannon, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Ice Cream Addition, Fall 2010.
  • Jacob Bowman, Individual Study, iPhone Education Game Development: Short Vowel Mahjong, Fall 2010
  • Kevin Hamerski, Individual Study, J2EE Development, Fall 2010.
  • David Adams, Kevin Hamerski, Tyler Herold, and Jeff McElhannon, Individual Studies. Mobile Applications for Education Programming the iTouch.  Spring 2010.
  • George Kirk, Artificial Intelligence in Video Games. Special Projects in Computer Science.  Spring 2010.
  • James Gallagher, Software Maintenance on the UMW Business Social Networking Website.  Individual Study. Spring 2010.
  • David Reichert, Software Maintenance on the UMW Women's Soccer Team Recruitment Website.  Individual Study.  Spring 2010.
  • Sean Willess, Software Maintenance on the IT Equipment/Classroom Tracking System.  Individual Study.  Spring 2010
  • David Adams, Special Projects in Computer Science, Data Representation  / 3D Graphics, Fall 2009
  • Renee Carignan, Individual Study. Game Engines.  Fall 2009
  • Dustin Lieske, Special Projects in Computer Science. 2D Game Development using OpenGL. Fall 2009
  • Zwe Maung, Special Projects in Computer Science.  iPhone Application Research.  Fall 2009
  • Jeff McElhannon, Individual Study. Theoretical Data Analysis.  Fall 2009
  • Brandon Perdue, Independent Study. Digital Storytelling and Games. Fall 2008.
  • Renee Carignan, Independent Study. AI and Gaming. Fall 2008.
  • Meghan Sinclair, Independent Study. C# Programming. Fall 2008.
  • Joel Peck, Honors Project, Fall 2007 and Spring 2008
  • Michael Leon Honors Project GUI and Game Engine Research, Fall 2007 and Spring 2008
  • Ryan Rillo Honors Project Programming multiple levels using Allegro and incorporating AI, Fall 2007 and Spring 2008
  • Andrew Federspiel Honors Project Game Programming Flash Forward: An independent study on procedural level generation and its effect on game design, Fall 2007 and Spring 2008
  • Greta Krasfig Independent Study Game Development, Programming, & Design, Fall 2007 and Spring 2008
  • Stephen Sorrell Independent Study Speaking PHP / HTML and Mysql, Spring 2008
  • Brandon Purdue Independent Study Music Visualization in Second Life, Spring 2008
  • Jeff May Independent Study Open Source Accounting Software, Spring 2008
  • Nickolaus Lemley Undergraduate Research in Computer Science, Fall 2007
  • Dylan Yaga Undergraduate Research in Computer Science, Fall 2007
  • William Ella Independent Study Visualizing Information in Three Dimensions Using Second Life, Fall 2007
  • Richard Jones Independent Study Using MySQL Database to Simulate On-Line Gaming , Fall 2007
  • Weldon Burt Graduate Individual Study Graphics Applications in DirectX 9, Fall 2007
  • Sebastian Bouchard Independent Study 3D Game Engine Programming Spring 2007
  • Joe Yanci: Robotics Independent Study Intellibrain Bot Programming in Java Spring 2007
  • Joel Peck Independent Study Applied Mathematics in Computer Graphics for a Game Engine Spring 2007
  • Mike Leon Independent Study GUI and Client Networking Programming for a Game Engine. Spring 2007
  • Broderick Taylor Independent Study Software Engineering Analysis and Design, Spring 2007
  • Jason Jones: Internship at System Technology Forum Ltd. Spring 2007
  • Alexander Heavner: Internship at Zope Corporation Spring 2007
  • Katrina roman: Independent Study Natural Language Processing, Fall 2006
  • Sebastian Bouchard: Honor’s Project Artificial Intelligence Navigation and Learning Techniques.
  • Julie Saenz: Independent Study Databases for the Web, Fall 2006
  • Julie Saenz: Internship at CACI, Inc.
  • 2006 UMW Summer Research Institute with students Katrina Roman and Sebastian BouchardAlexander Heavner: Internship at Planning Consultants Inc., Summer 2006
  • Daniel Fovargue: Honor’s Project Advance 3D Game Programming, Spring 2006
  • Mandie Corriveau: Individual Study The Scheme Programming Language, Spring 2006
  • Mike Kropat: Individual Study Tor GUI Competition, Fall 2005
  • Daniel Fovargue: Individual Study 3D Game Programming, Fall 2005
  • 2005 UMW Summer Research Institute with students Katrina Roman and Daniel Fovargue
  • Richard Weinhold: Individual Study Classifieds System for UMW, Spring 2005
  • Steven Palmer: Internship at Flatter and Associates, Fall 2004
  • Brian Fuller: Internship at Planning Consultants Inc., Summer 2004
  • Kevin Boyd: Individual Study Computer Graphics: Animation Studies Summer 2003
  • Aaron Reynolds: Internship at Air-Prime Solutions, Inc, Summer 2003
  • Rachel Koether: Internship at Virginia House of Delegates, Spring 2003
  • Jennifer O’Leary: Internship at Fredericksburg.com, Fall 2002
  • Michael Corcoran: Independent Study OpenGL Graphics Programming and AI Techniques, Fall 2002