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 +====== Experience Prototyping ======
 +
 +Schedule: {{:​courses:​id2_w41-45_2008_v06.pdf|}} [last updated 2 nov 11.00]
 +
 +Course plan: {{:​courses:​ided_12-exp_pro_2008_v02.pdf|}}
 +
 +Project brief: {{:​courses:​ided_12-cut_the_wires_2008.pdf|}}
 +
 +
 +====== Logbook ======
 +
 +
 +== Monday October 6 ==
 +  * Introduction to the course, interesting books and literature
 +  * Toolkits and Frameworks presentation {{:​courses:​toolkits_frameworks_2008.pdf|}}
 +  * Documentary //Coming Attractions//​ [[http://​www.imdb.com/​title/​tt0795358/​|IMDB]]
 +
 +
 +== Tuesday October 7 ==
 +  * Experience Prototyping workshop
 +  * 13.15 HumLab seminar [[http://​www.humlab.umu.se/​node/​789|Interactive Architecture and Interaction Landscaping]] by Mikael Wiberg
 +
 +
 +== Wednesday October 8 ==
 +  * 54 sounds in 321 seconds performances
 +    * {{:​courses:​roberto_sotiris_camille.mp3|}} [low quality audio, from camera]
 +    * {{:​courses:​mikko_pepe_ruedee.mp3|}}
 +    * {{:​courses:​benjamin_ru_matthew.mp3|}}
 +  * Tech Lecture {{:​courses:​wireless.pdf|Wireless}}
 +  * Introduction to Processing, drawing with code, basic structures, debugging. ​
 +
 +
 +== Thursday October 9 ==
 +  * 13.00 Anatomy of Prototypes by Erik Stolterman. In the Research room. Please read the article prior to the discussion. ​
 +
 +
 +== Friday October 10 ==
 +  * 8.30 Flash presentations at HumLab
 +  * 13.00 weekly video reports. Package your activities of the week in a short and simple video. It could be sequence of images, no fancy editing required.  ​
 +
 +
 +== Monday October 13 ==
 +  * Old Phidget package version 2.0 that works with AS2 {{:​courses:​phidget20_flash_pc.zip|}} , {{:​courses:​phidget20_flash_mac.zip|}}  ​
 +
 +== Tuesday October 14 ==
 +  * Tech Lecture {{:​courses:​displays.pdf|Displays}}
 +  * Phidget + Processing
 +  * Java library for Processing {{:​courses:​phidgets.zip|}}
 +  * Example file {{:​courses:​phidget_ik_basic.zip|}}
 +  * Image Browser with Phidget control {{:​courses:​image_browser_01.zip|}}
 +
 +
 +== Thursday October 16 ==
 +
 +  * Intro and code [[http://​www.makingsenseofspace.com/​arduino-wireless-workshop]]
 +  * Arduino sketch Xbee config {{:​courses:​xbee_config.zip|}} (it requires you to have AFSoftSerial Arduino library {{:​courses:​afsoftserial.zip|}})
 +
 +== Friday October 17 ==
 +
 +  * Processing Xbee Serial Terminal example from Tom Igoe's book: {{:​courses:​xbee_serial_terminal.zip|}}
 +  * Final version of the Xbee Serial Terminal displaying bars based on incoming data from nodes {{:​courses:​xbee_serial_terminal_final.zip|}}
 +
 +== Monday October 20 ==
 +
 +  * Intro to Matt and Brian and the work of Tellart
 +  * Intro to I/O kits and keyboard hacking
 +  * Give assignment: Interactive Halloween Costumes (each costume must interact with your partners'​ and other classmates'​ in some designed fashion)
 +  * Team + Class project brainstorm
 +  * Intro to NADA
 +  * Link to ITP Zipper Sensor Tutorial: itp.nyu.edu/​physcomp/​sensors/​Reports/​ZipperSensor
 +
 +== Tuesday October 21 ==
 +
 +  * Gathering materials, sensors, actuators
 +  * Wiring 2-wire and 3-wire sensors to the arduino
 +  * Selecting a resistor for a 2-wire sensor
 +  * We have a program to help figure out what resistor to use for any sensor here [[http://​www.tellart.com/​resistorcalc]]
 +  * This tutorial explains how to connect a Stepper ​ Motor to Arduino [[http://​danthompsonsblog.blogspot.com/​2008/​09/​easydriver-v31-tutorial.html]]
 +  * Examples of Flex Sensor, Tilt Control with Accelerometer and Force Sensitive Resistors for Processing and Flash using Arduino ​
 +    [[http://​protolab.pbwiki.com/​TutorialSensors#​UnderstandingVoltageDividerswithaFlexSensor]]
 +
 +
 +== Tuesday October 21 - Friday October 24 ==
 +
 +  * Intensive work sessions
 +
 +NOTICE FROM MIKAEL:
 +NOKIA NSERIES DESIGN AWARD announcement of contest is still available and downloadable on [[http://​www.nokiatrendslab.it/​design/​award]].
 +
 +
 +== Monday October 27 ==
 +  * discussion and evaluation of the projects
 +  * 14h00 Literature review and discussion
 +
 +== Tuesday October 28 ==
 +
 +  * Tech Lecture {{:​courses:​positioning.pdf|Positioning}}
 +  * [[xbee:​configuring_a_base_station|Configuring a XBee base station]] so it broadcasts to all nodes on the same network
 +  ​
 +== Wednesday October 29 ==
 +  * Tutoring with Camille from 13h30
 +
 +== Thursday October 30 ==
 +  * Tutoring with Oskar from 10h30
 +
 +
 +== Monday November 3 ==
 +  * commenting your code. [[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Comment_(computer_programming)|wikipedia]]
 +  * clean and document your code properly (not too much not too little): credits, sources, what it does, special requirements
 +what files are needed, put everything in one folder
 +
 +  * consider providing runtime executables,​ distributing binaries for various platforms.
 +
 +  * solidify and add robustness: breadboard -> perforated board (solder all connections),​make your own shield
 +
 +  * documentation:​
 +    * instructions,​ [[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​README|README]] file, video tutorial to setup or reactivate your project
 +    * prepare a package: sources and all the necessary working files
 +
 +
 +  * presentation and report:
 +    * **Nov 6 13h00** final presentation of your project (brief, process, results, discussion and self-critique)
 +    * **Nov 14 23h59** submit report. One per project. no layout rules but it needs an abstract (150 words) and should present your project from an educational perspective (brief, process, results, discussion). Add images, source code, videos and illustrations as needed. Do it well, I will review your report and you might need to revise it if it's not satisfactory. ​
 +
 +  * archive of previous reports: {{:​courses:​previous_reports.zip|}}
 +
 +== Tuesday November 4 ==
 +
 +  * PhD presentation from Camille {{:​courses:​phd_moussette.pdf|}}
 +
  
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