Silvia Figueira

Associate Professor of Computer Engineering
Director, Frugal Innovation Hub
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA 95053-0566

(Directions)
Phone: (408) 554-4105
Email: sfigueira@scu.edu

Spring 2017

Office Hours
  • In Engineering, Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30am

Bio

Short Bio

Mobile Computing for Social Benefit

Empowering the underserved, one app @ a time...

The Mobile Lab is part of the SCU Frugal Innovation Lab, which focus on humanitarian engineering and technology.
We develop applications for social benefit, particularly to enable mobile devices to help underserved communities.

We collaborate with local organizations and social enterprises around the world:

Research Overview

Teaching

2016-2017
  • COEN 10 - Intro to Programming - Fall 16
  • COEN 11 - Advanced Programming - Winter 17
  • COEN 129 - Energy-Efficient Computing - Spring 17
  • COEN 129 Research Seminar - Spring 17
  • ENGR 135 - Humanitarian Engineering - Spring 17
2017-2018 (tentative)
  • COEN 146 - Computer Networks - Fall 2017
  • COEN 146 - Computer Networks - Winter 2017
  • ENGR 135 - Humanitarian Engineering - Spring 2017
  • COEN 389 - Energy-Efficient Computing - Spring 2017

Previous Courses

ACM Chapter

We have an official ACM chapter!

Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities

Information about Graduate School

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