Category: Spring 2019

DWD Wk 5-7: Final

Final: http://afternoon-bastion-16333.herokuapp.com Final code here. Objective: This website is an online chat service. I tried to make it lighthearted as I treated this project mostly as a learning experience. I was using this final as a way to practice using socket.io, node, express and heroku. Helpful Resources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFiqctkoVJ4 https://www.eduonix.com/courses/Web-Development/Learn-Nodejs-by-building-10-Projects-From-Scratch https://naltatis.github.io/jade-syntax-docs/ https://gist.github.com/15Dkatz/321e83c4bdd7b78c36884ce92db26d38

Light Wk 12: Light Observation

05/01/19, 9AM 11th floor, Tisch Building The photo below is from the 11th floor, which is part of the Film Department. Their lighting situation in certain areas seemed very considered. For example, in their lounge space, there were many light sources that made for a well-lit room. However, when I checked the lux meter, it […]

Light + Energy Wk 12: CO2 Light

Data log csv file transferred and plotted with Google Sheets: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Bpe7Jy5zFORFkklbXdWzqBy4G5U819bS96PCMnsdiEA/edit?ts=5cd42857#gid=0 Steps I went through this week:  a.) MKRZero Data logging! Started logging at 04/29/19 at 3AM  – 04/30/19 2AM (almost 24 hours). It logs every 5 seconds. Here are the CSV files: https://github.com/emilylin-itp/light/tree/master/final_co2clock/SDCARD_READINGS Data also looks like this: Trying to data log with the MKR […]

Energy Wk 12: Electrify Transportation

Presentation can be seen here: 041819 – Electrify Transportation (1) —- Credits Some of the best resources that helped with this: Battery + Energy Density: “Physics and Technology for Future Presidents” by Richard A. Mueller  Good video: https://insideevs.com/everything-about-tesla-batteries-video/ http://fortune.com/2015/05/18/tesla-grid-batteries-chemistry/ Really good animation by DOE: https://www.energy.gov/eere/articles/how-does-lithium-ion-battery-work https://www.ucsusa.org/clean-vehicles/electric-vehicles/electric-cars-battery-life-materials-cost Metro  http://www.railsystem.net/third-rail/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_City_Subway Electrify Aircrafts https://www.vox.com/2019/3/1/18241489/electric-batteries-aircraft-climate-change  

Playful Communication: Wk 8 – 12

Content and storyboarding can be seen here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1r_apD7hw6OvYydA2bBMfuqdjPgVRnulvV21WO7tDUTc/edit#slide=id.g18405ff1dc_0_0 After content creation, we each spearheaded different fronts: Dylan with Unity + 3d, Maya with fabrication, Mingna with sound, and me with 2d animation + design. Here are some process shots of the design and animation process. A note: to get the file size to be smaller […]

Light + Energy Wk 11: CO2 Light

Updates: a.) Game Plan + BOM: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/1/d/1uW511rmpu_MMZTSMx1Qz7kdET3_OoLWMxrxNXt9VtNk/edit#gid=0 b.) Schematic Drawing: c.) Sketches + Cardboard Mockup     d.) Playing with Materials e.) Air Quality Sensor: A lot to do on this front! There were hiccups with the sensor, but determined to get data logging for the air quality asap! CCS811 is here so I hooked […]