2021 Senior Design Project Competition Winners

Congratulations to the winners of Computer Science & Engineering’s 2021 Senior Design Project competition! This year’s competition, held on April 28th, featured 43 teams presenting projects sponsored by CT towns, industry, and the University. Each team of 2-5 students spent the year developing the project idea, impact, design, interface, and prototype to present at the competition.

The award winners are as follows:


First Place– Team 36: Path Planning with Deep Learning Nets

Team Members:  Nathan Choi, Jason Kim and Timothy O’Reilly

Team Sponsor:  Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories

Faculty Advisor:  Professor Fei Miao


Second Place– Team 39 – Remote Firearm Detection

Team Members:  Mathew Kirschbaum and Zachary Zambuto

Team Sponsor: Presco Engineering

Faculty Advisor: Professor Seung-Hyun Hong 



Third Place– Team 14 – Mental Health & Wellness Application

Team Members:  Saamiya Bhura, Erik Kriz, Paige Sheridan, Jordan Tsao

Team Sponsor:  UConn CSE Department

Faculty Advisor:  Professor Jacob Scoggin



The capstone Senior Design Project Program is a hallmark of success for engineering seniors. The projects were evaluated by a select group of professionals from industry and academia on overall quality and presentation. A description of all 2021 CSE Senior Design Projects are listed on UConn’s website: Senior Design Demonstration Day – 2021 | 2021 Computer Science and Engineering Projects (uconn.edu)

Best wishes to all our graduating seniors. We wish you all well in your future endeavors!








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