Student working on a research project.

Simulator To Emulate Firefly Synchronization

Develop a table top experiment to emulate the synchronization of fireflies using an Arduino and a set of led lights to represent fireflies. This entails integrating multiple (10-20) led lights and turning them on and off based on a set of differential equations.

Research Project Information

Disciplines: system dynamics, biology
Student Skill-Set Needed: ability to integrate hardware, solve differential equations
Compensation: Volunteer, Work Study
Available: Spring, Summer


For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: Tarunraj Singh
Title: Professor
Department: Mechanical And Aerospace Engineering
Office: 1009 Furnas Hall
Phone: 7166451428