Silvia Figueira

Regis and Dianne McKenna Professor
Computer Science and Engineering
Director, Frugal Innovation Hub
Santa Clara University

Phone: (408) 554-4105

Winter 2023

Office Hours
  • TBA



Info for First-Year Students

CSE/WDE Presentation

Mobile Computing for Social Benefit

Empowering the underserved, one app at a time

The Mobile Computing Lab is part of the SCU Frugal Innovation Hub, 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


2022-2023 (tentative)
  • Fall 2022
    COEN 11/L
  • Winter 2023
    COEN 11/L
  • Spring 2023
    COEN 11/L

Previous Courses

ACM and ACMW Chapters

Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities

Information about Graduate School

Check it out!