SIU Homecoming Day
SIU Homecoming Day - Football Pre-Game Tailgating and Football Game
Two faculty members of the School of Information Systems Applied Technologies (ISAT) supported SIU Homecoming day event with their volunteer students: Football Pre-Game Tailgating and Homecoming Day Football on Saturday, October 14, 2017.
Dr. Sam Chung, Professor of Information Systems Technologies (IST) and Director of the School of ISAT, brought “Experiencing Drones” to the Football Pre-Game Tailgating on October 14, 2017 with four students of Dr. Chung’s Smart and Secure Computing Research Group (SSCRG) – Alireza Khamesipour, Charith Atapattu, Mahdi Moradi, and Abdallah Jameel Al-Khayri. Many visitors could fly a drone and watch a video demo clip of flying a drone swarm.
Mr. Martin Hebel, Associate Professor of Electronic Systems Technologies (EST) and IST, brought his robot DawgZooka to the SIU Homecoming football game on October 14, 2017 with two students (Elizabeth Mejias and Jay Anderson). His team used the DawgZooka robot during the game break to shoot multiple T-shirts to students.