Underwater ROV

At my school, we can propose an area of study we’d like to pursue. I chose to study Robotics Engineering through a year-long project. For my year-long project, I will be building an underwater ROV from beginning to end. Here, I will post all of the research I do, progress I make, and anything else I do for the project.

Blog Posts

Specialized Output Devices

Resources:Learning JavaScript Robotics by Kassandra Perch Overview  I followed along with Chapter 3 of Learning JavaSript Robotics by Kassandra Perch. I learned how to control a specialized output device using an LCD panel. *Information below is paraphrased by Perchs'...

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Happy Birthday!

Resources: Learning JavaScript Robotics by Kassandra PerchOverview: For this project, I followed along with the second half of Chapter 3 of Learning JavaScript Robotics by Kassandra Perch. In honor of my brothers birthday yesterday, and my birthday tomorrow, I decided...

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Basic Structure of Johnny-Five

I followed along the first half of Chapter 2 of Kassandra Perchs’ book, Learning JavaScript Robotics, to learn more about the basic outline of a Johnny-Five program. The three basic concepts I focused on were objects, functions, and events.

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Project Proposal and Planning

Semester One Syllabus

I created a syllabus that includes an overview of everything I want to complete by the end of the first semester. I also included more specific goals, as well as due dates for those goals

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Proposal

To run an independent study at my school, you must write a proposal. Here I’ve included some of the parts of my proposal.

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Reflections

I write shorter reflections every month, and more in-depth reflections every quarter. I’ve included these written reflections here.

September Reflection

My goals for the previous month were to complete the website so I could begin posting updates. I also wanted to start researching using blogs, articles, and videos of others who have done similar projects. I finished the setting up the blog, but it took longer than...