--- Individual Class References: ---

1. Jan. 22:


    -Course description and syllabus

    -Setting up the Microcontroller ("Hello, World.")

    HelloWorld.c - C code for a simple Windows app

    -Examples of Programs and Projects

    -Intro to E_Proj2_SP18 Pt.1 as .pdf

    -Intro to E_Proj2_SP18 Pt.2 as .pdf

    code examples Code.zip



  1. Watch MAKE Electronics Videos (as needed.)
  2. Install Dev Environments for: Arduino, Processing and PureData
  3. Maybe buy an Arduino if you would like to.

2. Jan. 29:

    Microcontroller programming in C

    Fun with C Functions
   - Schematic representation of switches
   - Arduino switch sensor (pull-up resistor) tutorial
   - Learning Processing
   - 'Hello World!' -Processing Video
   - Analog/Digital Sensor Interaction with Processing

3. Feb. 5:

    Arduino and Processing (slides)
    Processing Examples (start) -download
    Interactive Examples -download
    Sensor interaction with Processing
    -Intro to Flow Control Programming

4. Feb. 12:

    Numbers vs. ASCII
    Issues with the Arduino and Serial Data
    Serial Interactivity example (.pdf)
    Processing examples (start) -code
    Processing Interactivity examples -code

    Binary and Hex numbering (Video)

5. Feb. 19:

    "President's Day"--no classes

6. Feb. 26:

    Desktop interactivity assignment

    Download image example

    Processing example: OSC

    Using Arduino serial communication with pd

7. March. 5:

- "Spring Break"--no classes

8. March 12:

    Processing video examples

    Flow-control programming: pd and Max

    BEST pd Tutorial series

9. March 19:

    Max/MSP/Jitter and video Interactions

    pd for Multimedia

    Download pd Intro examples

    pd video start

    Download pd video examples

    Max video start

    Download Max video examples

10. March 26:

    driver circuits
    motor driver chip
    Banksy animatronics
    Diane Landry
    Salazar 'Moving Plants'
    Axiom Installation

11. April 2:

    -Introduction to Data Visualization
    -Object Oriented Programming examples
    -Data Visualization examples
    -Data Visualization tutorial
    -Yahoo Weather XML file
    -Networked interactions

12. April 9:

    - Visualizing chaos in dynamic nonlinear systems
    - Complexity Visualization Slides
    - Code Examples: - download -
    - Complexity Introduction
    - Complexity Explorer -free courses

    Notes on Project Descriptions

    - Time for working in class.

13. April 17:

    - "Monday Schedule on a Tuesday"

   - Visiting Artist/Scientist: Melanie Mitchell

    Links sent by Dr. Melanie Mitchell
    Fake voices through A.I.
    A.I. artistic "style transfer"
    Hatsune Miku, software pop star
    A.I. Beatles song

14. April 23:

    Data Scraping with Processing
    Networking examples
    OSC example files
    -(Draft of Final Project Descriptions)

15. April 30:

    The Raspberry Pi
    Intro to Raspberry Pi
    Mostly in-class Workday

16. May 7:

    (Final project descriptions due.)
    Visiting Artist: Lina-Maria Giraldo

    In-class Workday

17. May 14:

    - Final Project Presentations