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    • Database Creation and Information Extraction from ETDs for CRA-E 

      Unknown author (2013-05-18)
      This project was in support of the educational activities of the Computing Research Association (CRA-E). The main point of the project was to collect data associated with electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) to allow ...
    • Developing an improved focused crawler for the IDEAL project 

      Bonnefond, Ward; Menzel, Chris; Morris, Zack; Patel, Suhas; Ritchie, Tyler; Tedesco, Marcus; Zheng, Franklin (2014-05-09)
      The IDEAL (Integrated Digital Event Archive and Library) project currently has a general purpose web crawler to find articles relevant to a set of URLs the user can provide. The resulting articles are return based on ...
    • Disaster Video Gallery Project 

      Fesseha, ZeleAlem (2012-05-10)
      The goal of this project was to collect YouTube videos for carefully selected events. The videos were manually collected and verified to be relevant to the specific events. The collection together with short description ...
    • DLRL Cluster 

      Lech, Adam; Pontani, Joseph; Bollinger, Matthew (2014-05-09)
      The Digital Library Research Laboratory is a group focused on researching and implementing a full stack Hadoop cluster for data storage and analysis. The DLRL Cluster project is focused on learning and teaching the ...
    • Dynamic Optimizations of Irregular Applications on Many-core Architectures (CS Seminar Lecture Series) 

      Parton, Eric; Zehr, David; Wellington, Jake; Zhang, Zheng (2012-03-02)
      Abstract: Enhancing the match between software executions and hardware features is key to computing efficiency in terms of both performance and energy consumption. The match is constantly complicated by emerging architecture ...
    • Ebola RDF Database Validator 

      Downs, Jonathan; Pant, Yash (2016-04-26)
      In 2014, the Ebola virus, a deadly disease with a fatality rate of about 50 percent, spread throughout several countries. This marked the largest outbreak of the Ebola virus ever recorded. Our client is gathering data on ...
    • Electronic Theses and Dissertations Database Errors 

      Schmader, Luke; Mestre, Ryan (2014-05-09)
      Detecting and correcting coding errors in the Electronic Thesis and Dissertations Database, or ETDdbErrors for short, is a Java based application created primarily for XML file editing and debugging. ETDdbErrors was inspired ...
    • English Wikipedia on Hadoop Cluster 

      Stulga, Steven (2016-05-04)
      To develop and test big data software, one thing that is required is a big dataset. The full English Wikipedia dataset would serve well for testing and benchmarking purposes. Loading this dataset onto a system, such as an ...
    • Feeding America Southwest Virginia 

      Bailey, Bradley; Dotson, Sarah; Feng, Susan; Han, Lance; Kelly, Sean; Shepherd, Hunter (2013-05-18)
      As a result of our course work we have made a fully functional website that is ready to be moved over to FASWVA’s host and made live. Additionally, we have completed a Virtual Food Drive. A Virtual Food Drive is a way for ...
    • FFMPEG on the IBM Cloud 

      Ishairzay, Rishi; De, Puloma; Hwang, Andrew (2012-05-06)
      This module aims to introduce FFMPEG to students in a linux environment (IBM Cloud)
    • FlickrIDR: A web-based multimodal search interface based on SuperIDR 

      Kaplan, Jim; Overstrom, Martin; Fields, E. Kaslin (2013-09-28)
      In many educational fields, it is important to be able to recognize by sight, such as identifying a fish’s species in wildlife sciences. To develop these types of skills, it is important to be able to look at databases ...
    • Focused Crawling 

      Farag, Mohamed Magdy Gharib; Khan, Mohammed Saquib Akmal; Mishra, Gaurav; Ganesh, Prasad Krishnamurthi; Collins, Wil; Dickerson, Will (Virginia Tech, 2012-12-11)
      Finding information on the WWW is a difficult and challenging task because of the extremely large volume of content in the WWW. Search engines can be used to facilitate this task, but it is still difficult to cover all the ...
    • Food Safety 100 Game 

      Singh, Avneet; Tatarka, Evan (2013-05-15)
      The Virginia Tech Food Safety Game will allow for the users or the new dining employees to learn about food safety in an interactive and more engaging way. The employees will be able to play this game on a personal or a ...
    • Giles Animal Rescue Project 

      Yoshida, Junko (2015-05-14)
      Our clients, Christine Link-Owens and Helen Gillespie have asked us to upgrade and modify their website at gilesanimalrescue.org. They have been maintaining a Drupal website with the help of previous Virginia Tech ...
    • Giles County Animal Rescue 

      Parsons, Amber; Myrick, Gregory (2013-05-18)
      Giles County Animal Rescue is a volunteer organization located in Giles County, Virginia. This group of volunteers assists the Giles County Animal Shelter in placing animals in homes. They also campaign for awareness of ...
    • Grickit Movie Decision Project 

      Long, Michael; Vuong, William (2015-05-14)
      This project focused on Grickit, the Movie Decision Making tool created by William Vuong and Michael Long with the guidance of Dr. Steven D. Sheetz, the client. The final report has three main sections: the user’s manual, ...
    • Group1- ADS Photo & Video 

      Martyres, Christopher; Pero, Robert; Dave, Shashwat; Kasireddy, Rithvik (2012-05-02)
      The files included showcase our work done on the ADS Photo & Video project that we undertook for the Virginia Tech Adult Day Services organization. We created written and video tutorials for them to assist them in accomplishing ...
    • ICAT North Cross Exhibit 

      Goodrich, Sean; Stefan, Zack; Kodres-O'Brien, Benjamin (2016-04-28)
      For eight days in mid-March, Virginia Tech's Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT) held a camp for two hundred children from age 3 to the 5th grade at North Cross School in Roanoke, Virginia. The purpose ...
    • IDEAL Pages 

      Aly, Mustafa; Gulotta, Gasper (2014-05-09)
      The purpose of this project was to simplify the process of unzipping web archive files, parsing them, and indexing them into a Solr instance. These tasks are only a subset of tasks that are part of a greater project called ...
    • IDEAL Tweet Collection Categorization 

      Won, Stephen (Virginia Tech, 2016-04-28)
      The major goal of the Event Based Categorization of Tweet Collections project is to help the IDEAL team to access tweet collections easily. Categorizing over 1,000 collections will aid organization, browsing, searching, ...