MIMS Final Projects: 2009

Track 1: Organizational Issues

A system to influence policy change for the data collection and sharing practices of popular Internet sites
Advisor: Brian Carver
Information management and humanitarian response to disasters.
Advisor: Coye Cheshire

Track 2: Social Networking and Collaboration

A web-based platform for patients with rare conditions to identify and connect with medical specialists
Advisor: Tapan Parikh
The master's final project "Squash & Vine" develops an information infrastructure to foster communication in the local food community and connect local...
Advisor: Jenna Burrell
An application to improve the experience of participating in large-discussions.
Advisor: Coye Cheshire

Track 3: Communication and Memory

A study of historical materials in Russia and Hungary, focusing on user engagement and participation with digitized content.
Advisor: Eric Kansa
Combining historical and current photographs of San Francisco in a single, simple-to-use interface.
Advisor: John Chuang
A novel interface to library collections, for browsing, sharing, customization, and collaboration.
Advisor: Eric Kansa