Matt Kindy









Instructor: Matt Kindy
Web Site: http://kindy.egr115.com
   [Backup: http://kindy.egr115.org]

matthew.kindy@erau.edu -- Preferred method of contact
Office: LB116
Office Hours



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Class-wide Emails


These are emails that I sent to all members of the class. Please review them to be sure you've received all the information you need:



Questions and Answers


EGR115

What is EGR115?

A few examples of Excessive Collaboration

Assignment changes and interpretations

When / how to use the submission's re-grade checkbox

How much help can we get for our projects?

Taboos - these techniques are forbidden!


Standard Problem Solving Format

Simplified Standard Problem Solving Format


Programming & Submission Guidelines


What are flag variables?

If EGR115.com is not working, there's EGR115.org

Use only CSV files, not XLS files



MATLAB

How to run MATLAB from the ERAU server

How to fix Citrix if you choose the wrong options

How to change the directory for saving files in Citrix

Using P-code


Canvas

Differences between Canvas and EGR115.com

Canvas Notifications


Windows

Prepare Windows for programming

How to make ZIP files - combining multiple files into one for submission

FoxIt PDF reader for Windows

getcsv() / putcsv(): Alternatives to xlsread() and xlswrite()


Mac

Make Safari work with Citrix

Making a ZIP file on the Mac

FoxIt PDF reader for Mac

getcsv() / putcsv(): Alternatives to xlsread() and xlswrite()


Outlook & Network

How to use Network File Access to move files from P: to C:

Getting the P: drive back

How to make a whitelist for your Outlook Web App email

How to forward your ERAU email


Misc

What is Open Document and what are those other file formats?

What's involved in the CS minor?

Academic integrity video



News Items



One minute to pack your stuff


Somebody has to program those robots, you know



Humpback whales improve turbines


But how do they get up there?



Metal 3D printing


Finally looking promising



Whole new meaning to "microcomputer"


Small? Arduino eat your heart out!



Is getting an engineering degree worth it?


Ummm...duh.



This is some nasty stuff


But Hey! - we all gotta do something



Father & son launch spacecraft


And they got it back!



MIT Students Photograph Space for $150


eBay is your friend...



Fascinating look at how Google works


The comparison demonstrates the power, even intelligence, of Google's algorithm, honed over countless iterations.