Pete C Nelson

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    College: Engineering Department: Computer Science
    Title: Professor and Dean
    Office: 838 SEO Phone: 312-996-3259
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Computer science and artificial intelligence applied to developing mobile health apps in the area of behavioral health.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 8

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Required major Computer Science (College of Engineering)
    1. Completion of at least two college-level CS courses with a CS GPA of 3.0 or higher.
    2. Computer science is a field that requires creativity and the ability to work with people, including strong communication skills.
    3. Some experience programming either Android or iOS apps.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    I am looking for 1-2 students to help me continue to develop a personal health app for individuals with bipolar disease. This is an ongoing project.

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