In the Summer of 2014, I completed a nine week internship at the MIT Media Lab where I worked with Professor Pattie Maes and a graduate student, Valentin Heun, on the Smarter Objects project. Smarter Objects is an Internet-of Things-Platform that utilizes an Augmented Reality (AR) interface to modify and re-program the functionality of household objects. The goal of this internship was to investigate and develop a client-server architecture and a communication network that enables smarter objects to interact with the user iOS application and other smarter objects.

My work consisted of: