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Student Projects

When you are interested in doing either a short project (“stage”) or your masters project in our group you can contact R.J. Bril who coordinates this. The list below shows example projects. Even when you don’t find what you want you can contact us. Usually, there are interesting projects not explicitly listed.

Available assignments

Service-Curve Transformations for Ethernet AVB
Controller synthesis for modular software design
Rollback protection of TEE
Stochastic critical path analysis for Wafer Logistics at ASML
Formal Modeling of the Wafer Logistics in Lithography Machines @ ASML
Throughput Analysis of Data ow Graphs using the MATLAB/Simulink SimEvents Toolbox
Vulnerability assessment HCE applications
Traitor Tracing
Guiding towards a parking spot - TomTom
Determining and improving ETA reliability
Predicting workloads to steer platform capacity
Unifying MSRP and FSLM - TU/e, SAN
Evaluation of FPDS - TU/e, SAN
Machine Learning / Data Science projects
Visual Search
Develop a tool to predict backwards compatibility of software interfaces - ASML
MSc-ES assignments - Holst Centre
Privacy Tree - Bright Cape
Mobile Work Spaces - Bright Cape
Software Engineering for lithography systems - ASML
Investigate and test 3D modeling - ASML
Develop Module identification by scanning color code - ASML
Develop an interface definition language for deployment of simulators for early software validation - ASML
API for Intelligent Traffic Systems and telematics Applications implemented on a hybrid communication platform - NXP
V2X communication in the open autonomous driving platform Apollo and ROS - NXP
V2X communication in the open autonomous driving platform Apollo and ROS - NXP
Accurate Asset Tracking by Passive RFID Tags - Philips Lighting Research
Throughput analysis of IEEE 802.15.4e TSCH mode networks - Philips Lighting Research
Improving the maintainability of legacy source code - Philips

Running projects

A Methodology to Map Vital Sign Camera Algorithms onto Constrained Heterogeneous Multi-Core Embedded M. Kruger
Implementing low-cost toolchains to implement AUTOSAR compliant Ethernet and CAN communication stack Janahvi Janardhan

Finished projects

August, 2017 Exploring the feasibility of high compute kernels of Kernelized Correlation Filter based object trac B. Bhupesh  
July, 2017 Flexible Spin-Lock Model - Analysis and Implementation S.M.N. Balasubramanian  
July, 2017 Limited-preemptive scheduling for control tasks H.J. Rivera-Verduzco
February, 2017 Implementation of a low-latency EtherCAT slave controller with support for gigabit networks R. Guerra Marin  
January, 2017 Design of an IoT gateway for connecting legacy networks to the IoT A. Bale  
December, 2016 Time synchronization in IoT lighting control T. Beke  
December, 2016 Efficient deployment of stream-based distributed systems on cloud infrastructure G. Horvath
September, 2016 Software framework for long-distance transportation drones A. Bhaskaran
September, 2016 Deployment of lighting controls in a lighting system based on an open lighting architecture D. Liu
September, 2016 VLSI design of a Reed-Solomon decoder for gigabit automotive ethernet B. Xue
August, 2016 Capacity study for LTE release 13 eMTC with coverage enhanched RACH S.H. Khan  
August, 2016 Enabling Omron's IPC for Industry 4.0, M2M and IIoT P. Pujari  
August, 2016 An experimental study of human action recognition system using machine learning T. Bi  
August, 2016 Scalable architecture and platform for data analytics in wearable health solutions V. Ekimov  
August, 2016 Automatic commissioning of wireless sensor networks L. Gong  
August, 2016 Determining the relative position of a device in a wireless network with minimal effort P. Lin  
August, 2016 Mapping large 2D FFTs onto FPGAs using high level synthesis T. Liu  
July, 2016 Exploration of low-power viterbi decoders design for low-throughput application C. Lu  
June, 2016 Performance of resource access protocols : time measurement of multicore real time resource access p M.P.W. Verwielen  
February, 2016 Sound camera as a service T. van Vliet  
January, 2016 Finding redundant data sources in smart environments M. El Harchi  
September, 2015 User conflict prevention in a connected lighting system Y. Xu  
August, 2015 Analysis of Automotive Traffic Shapers in Ethernet In-Vehicular Networks S. Thangamuthu  
August, 2015 iBeacon localization U. Ahmad  
August, 2015 Architecture variability and multi-criteria optimization J. Zhao  
August, 2015 Home network security S. Helling  
August, 2015 Securing the home network J. Stelma  
August, 2015 Design and evaluation of multi-channel operation implementation of ETSI GeoNetworking Protocol for I R. Priandono  
August, 2015 A study on the impact of transmission power on the message delivery latency in large ZigBee networks S. Bangalore Lakshmana  
February, 2015 Virtual platform for the ARM Cortex-M0 Processor I.R. Lopez Guadarrama  
December, 2014 Temporal-behavior evaluation of a network on chip R.T.J. van Berkel  
October, 2014 Extending service discovery protocols with support for context information N. Buchina  
September, 2014 Motion Controller Acceleration by FPGA Co-Processing M. van Broekhoven  
August, 2014 Modular composition of imaging application on commercial-off-the-shelf programmable hardware platfo S.C. Cracana  
August, 2014 Accelerating SIFT feature extraction with a vector DSP : a feasibility study A. Sathyanarayana Prasad  
August, 2014 Suitability of Bluetooth low energy as a communication technology for automotive applications R.F.W. Segers  
August, 2014 Peer-to-peer multimedia streaming monitoring system Z. Wang  
May, 2014 Design and implementation of workflow support in FLUENT J.W. Verkooijen  
April, 2014 Towards a generic scan analysis framework D.H. Henkes  
November, 2013 FlexRay-based communication for distributed in-vehicle embedded control D.M.M. Gerrits  
November, 2013 Estimating performance indicators at model level A.G. Dinu  
September, 2013 Stress-testing clouds for big data application A. Sutii  
August, 2013 Porting the digital radio mondiale receiver on the Ericsson M7400 Platform Y. Liu  
August, 2013 Energy-aware scheduling for modal radio graphs Y. Yi  
August, 2013 Simulation of drift control for an electron microscope stage using image processing in the loop F. Feng  
August, 2013 Improving semantic interoperability in remote patient monitoring applications H. Liu  
July, 2013 Priority budget scheduling using dataflow E.A.W. Tomlow  
July, 2013 Implementation of 2x2 soft-input soft-output sphere decoder J. Yan  
July, 2013 Feasibility of an automatic data flow centric design trajectory for SDR Y. Wang  
July, 2013 Compiled simulation of a vector VLIW processor L. Visscher  
July, 2013 Node counting in a wireless sensor network A. Negi  
July, 2013 Executable and resource-predicting application models for interventional X-ray M. Korikkar  
August, 2012 Load balancing of real-time tasks over the multicore multihost system S. Patwardhan  
November, 2011 Multicast DNS in wireless ad-hoc networks of low-resource devices Y. Lu  
October, 2011 Knowledge interpretation for smart environments using microcontrollers S. Dasam  
October, 2011 A wireless mesh network for smart metering D.J.M. Geelen  
September, 2011 Modeling and measuring the performance of a surveillance camera N.J.C. Verhagen  
August, 2011 Data-flow based temporal analysis for TDM arbitration A. Lele  
July, 2011 A run-time complexity adaptive channel estimator for CMMB Z. Yu  
July, 2011 Resource and Service Management in Smart Spaces Composed of High and Low Capacity Nodes Cagri Uysal and Ozgur Ozunlu  
May, 2011 Instrumentation of networked video streaming components B. Kersten  
August, 2010 Identity based mutual authentication of CE devices B. Zhang  
August, 2010 Delivering multimedia content to mobile devices via mobile access points A. Voicu  
July, 2010 Resource modeling of software components in the OSAS framework A.T. Gebreweld  
July, 2010 Extending uC/OS-II with FPDS and reservations Wim Cools  
May, 2010 Dynamic Resource Allocation for Competing Priority Processing Algorithms on a Cell/B.E. Platform C. Tempelaars  
May, 2010 A framework for supporting distributed video content applications K.S.W. van Langen, M. Opdam  
December, 2009 On-Node Processing: Algorithms for Activity Classification Diana Albu  
November, 2009 Traffic aware and Low Power MAC Protocol Analysis and Validation A. Bilos  
November, 2009 Mapping an LTE Baseband Receiver on a Multi-Core Architecture J.P.T. Dobbelsteen  
November, 2009 Mapping Molecular Dynamics to Reconfigurable Hardware R. Gabriels  
September, 2009 Complexity scalable motion estimation control for H.264/AVC E. Huijbers  
August, 2009 6LoWPAN: IPv6 for Battery-less Building Networks N.A. Abbasi  
August, 2009 Integration of Wireless Sensor Networks with a Service-Oriented Architecture M. de Vos  
August, 2009 Extending RTAI/Linux with FPDS M. Bergsma  
August, 2009 Dynamic Resource Allocation in Multimedia Applications M. v.d. Heuvel  
August, 2009 Detection of approximate tandem repeats in protein sequences R.J. Frehen  
August, 2009 eCarpark The Parking Spot Finder G.P. Kegel  
August, 2009 A real-time SNR scalable transcoder for MPEG-2 video streams M. Su Oud Qtaifan Al Khrayshah  
August, 2009 Forensic Audio Watermarking for Digital Video Broadcasting Y. Sun  
August, 2009 Multi-Standard Multi Channel Channel Decoder Architecture for Mobile Applications W. Tong  
August, 2009 Static Analysis and Task Scheduling for Multi-mode Software-Defined Radio Applications F. Yang  
August, 2009 An architecture for data synchronization in a mobile environment P.F.M. Bouwmans  
August, 2009 Service discovery, monitoring and management in smart spaces composed of low capacity devices H. Onder Uzun  
February, 2009 Low Power Controller for a Deformable Mirror of an Optical Telescope W. de Bruijn  
December, 2008 Programming Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks V.A. Kalloe  
December, 2008 Light Weight Collaborating Smarties M.A. Nazir  
December, 2008 Performance benchmarking of FreeRTOS and its Hardware Abstraction T. Xu  
December, 2008 Virtual communities in the IMS network C.A. Molanus  
December, 2008 Synchronous dataflow graph (SDFG) modeling and performance analysis of multiprocessor NoC based syst M. Hassoun  
August, 2008 GCL viewer : a study in improving the understanding of GCL programs I. Bokharouss  
August, 2008 Evaluation of appearance based methods for facial expression recognition A. Ganesh  
August, 2008 Reducing Power Usage in Wireless Sensor Networks Using Software Abstractions T.F.P. Paffen  
June, 2008 Exploring the effect of UML modeling on software quality Bas Flaton  
May, 2008 Analysis of current and future phishing attacks on internet banking services Stan Hegt  
March, 2008 Multi-channel wireless LAN on a shared multi-processor system-on-chip R.J.V. Schiedon  
January, 2008 Drainage computations on digital elevation models J.H.M. Janssen  
November, 2007 Simulation of atrial fibrilllation using the cellular bidomain model R.J. Rijken  
October, 2007 Integration of 3D video into the Blu-ray format D.D.R.J. Bolio  
October, 2007 Operation Analyzer : a software approach for improving fault diagnosis at Philips Medical Systems M.J.M. Kurvers  
August, 2007 Parallel simulation of scattering analysis on a shared dataspace D.F.B.W. Janssen  
August, 2007 Variation tolerant architectures T. van Roermund
August, 2007 Scalable hardware architecture for soft-decision sphere decoding M. Lauwerijssen
August, 2007 Performance analysis of SoC architectures based on network calculi J.P. Vink  
August, 2007 Parallel simulation of energy metabolism in skeletal muscle cells L.A.S. Sanders  
August, 2007 Adaptivity in software architecture A.F.M. van der Sijpt  
August, 2007 Implementation and experimentation with adaptive fault management in component based software system F. Yang  
June, 2007 Real-time resource discovery for end-to-ebd QoS optimalization in converged IMS-based networks D. Sengupta
April, 2007 Performance analysis of parallel blocksorters Martijn Wolfs  
December, 2006 Fleet sorter : an exercise into programming FLEET Mike Holenderski  
November, 2006 The design of a reconfigurable interleaver architecture for software defined radio E.J.C. Rijshouwer  
November, 2006 Automating model transformations using UML functions René Christian Ladan  
August, 2006 A parallel algorithm for comparing metabolic pathways R. Datema  
August, 2006 Design and assessment of analysis techniques for UML sequence diagrams M.F. van Amstel  
August, 2006 Generating UML diagrams using feature diagrams for software product line X. Liu  
June, 2006 Parallel object oriented scattering analysis using a service oriented architecture M.E.E.J. Koonen  
June, 2006 Improving multipoint video conferencing using scalable video coding M. Dekkers  
June, 2006 A real-time SNR scalable transcoder for MPEG-2 video streams C.J.J. Brouwers  
June, 2006 Techniques and processes for assessing compatibility of third-party software components L. Blankers  
June, 2006 Simulation of large-scale genetic regulatory systems T.H.M. Janssen  
June, 2006 Vector processing on FPGAs : scalability and performance M. Nelissen  
April, 2006 Metric view evolution : monitoring architectural quality M.A.M. Wijns  
January, 2006 Machine 2 machine communication : remote monitoring and management Dennis P.H. de Jong  
January, 2006 Evaluation of UPnP in the context of service oriented architectures Remco J.J. Beckers  
August, 2005 Local search for automatic playlist generation M.P.H. Vossen  
August, 2005 Real-time Proxy: a TCP-based transport protocol for combined wired and wireless networks Stefan Vorstenbosch  
August, 2005 The performance of wireless MPEG-2 video streaming Jan Ouwens  
August, 2005 Music based light effects B. Kater  
August, 2005 Automated techniques for reconstructing and assessing correspondence between UML designs and impleme Dennis J.A. van Opzeeland  
July, 2005 Analysis and implementation of the context mechanism A. Hubbers
June, 2005 Studies into refactoring of software architectures Marc van Kempen  
April, 2005 Interface selection layer : improving QoS using interface pair selection C.F. van Antwerpen  
January, 2005 Querying resource description framework graphs M.L.A. Ansems  
January, 2005 Atherosclerotic plaque classification using supervised classification algorithms W.J. Branderhorst  
November, 2004 Automatic scheduling with variable constraints : design and development of a generic assignment and M.J. Hofman  
November, 2004 Design and implementation of a real-time distributed shared data space Rob D.G.M. Spoor  
November, 2004 UPnP-JXTA bridging G.J.C. Bogers  
August, 2004 Automatic ontology-driven extraction and structuring of information from the Internet M.P.F. Verschoor  
August, 2004 Automatic living light effect generation H.A. van den Broek  
August, 2004 Advanced connection management Ling-Zhen Wu  
August, 2004 Automatic vectorization for the CVP M.F.A. Coenen  
August, 2004 Advanced connection management L. Wu
April, 2004 Volund : a research vehicle for networked video streaming Ralph Meijer  
April, 2004 DSP algorithms on vector processors : a framework for testing vectorized algorithms G.A.E. Vrebos  
January, 2004 Modeling CPU usage of a GPRS protocol layer using coloured Petri nets A.C. de Keijzer  
November, 2003 Optimal route planning for car navigation systems M.G. van der Horst  
November, 2003 Vectorization of fast Fourier transform and digital audio broadcast reception Denis Gerritsen  
November, 2003 XML for embedded systems : the role of XML in distributed embedded networks Max F.L. Hufkens  
November, 2003 Empirical investigations in software architecture completeness C.F.J. Lange  
August, 2003 Learning preferences for music playlists A.M. de Mooij  
April, 2003 Vectorization of code generation in CDMA Rick J.M. Nas  
January, 2003 Communication between a MHP set-top box and mobile devices Tom J.H. Geelen  
November, 2002 Quality improvement through architecture analysis using the ATAM Joris J.M. Baijens  
August, 2002 Graph coloring in timetabling P.H.M. de Louw  
August, 2002 The design of a micro-controller : a transformational approach D. Timmermans  
August, 2002 Design of optimal buffers A.M.C. Smets  
August, 2002 Implementation and simulation of two pass forward texture mapping on a SIMD coprocessor architecture Martijn van Sinten  
August, 2002 Publish/subscribe as architectural style for component interaction Frank van de Laar  
April, 2002 Software architecture analysis tool J. Muskens  
October, 2000 Implementation of abstract UNITY algorithms in PVM Vincent Nikkelen  

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Jun'17 - Social Event

The SAN group went to "t Dommeltje" for farming and to a garden for a BBQ

Jun'17 - PhD defense

Hrishikesh Laxman Salunkhe defends his PhD thesis titled "Modeling and buffer analysis of real-time streaming radio applications scheduled on heterogeneous multiprocessors" on June 12, at 16:00.

May'17 - Special Session SLESC

Antonio Liotta and Tanir Ozcelebi organized a special session on Smart Lighting Environments: Sensing and Control (SLESC), as part of ICNSC 2017

May'17 - Best paper award

Aravind Kota Gopalakrishna received a best paper award for Evaluating machine learning algorithms for applications with humans in the loop at the ICNSC 2017 conference.

Mar'17 - Prof. Lukkien becomes dean

Professor Johan Lukkien becomes dean of the deparment of Mathematics and Computer Science

Jan'17 - Journal paper

Acceptance of a 64 page paper entitled "Fixed priority scheduling with pre-emption thresholds and cache-related pre-emption delays: integrated analysis and evaluation" in the Real-Time Systems journal of Springer.

Oct'16 - Outstanding paper

Jingyue Cao received an outstanding paper award for Independent yet Tight WCRT Analysis for Individual Priority Classes in Ethernet AVB at the RTNS 2016 conference.

Sep'16 - Social Event

The SENS group performed the Ultimate Brainbattle at Dukino Business Events, with a BBQ afterwards.

Sep'16 - PhD defense

Ionut David defends his PhD thesis titled "Run-time resource management for component-based systems" on September 7, at 16:00

May'16 - GCDC 2016

Grand Cooperative Driving Challenge (GCDC) in Helmond, an international event (competition) in cooperative driving.