Building a Line Following Robot Here is an article I wrote about "How I Built a Line Following Robot": Building a Line-Follower Software and Hardware This robot is built using the concepts and ideas of a college electronics course called "Embedded Systems". The following will be the heart of the systems discussed for this robot: […]
Sites with Programming Puzzles: Project EulerThe BEST source of programming puzzles on the Net. Python ChallengeAlthough specializing in Python, these problems can be solved in any language. Top CoderHundreds of problems from past competitions. gowrikumar.comProblems showcasing the unique complexities of the C programming language. Six RevisionsTen sites where puzzles can be found.
For My Students In my experience, computer programming students generally fall into one of three categories: I LOVE PROGRAMMING: They immediately become hooked on programming in any language! They are excited, enthusiastic and they gain immense satisfaction from solving programming problems. These puzzles should be a welcome choice to improve programming skills. I CAN TAKE […]
A Line-Maze Solving Algorithm Building a Line Maze Solving Robot BY POPULAR DEMAND: Two years ago, I developed a PowerPoint presentation to fully explain the algorithm for solving a line maze. I have had numerous requests for this document, so here is a direct link to the line-maze-algorithm [pdf] Index Index SECTION 1 What is […]
The Basic Stamp The basic Stamp series, centered around Parallax.com, offers the hobbyist one of the most versitile and easy to use hardware and software combinations. Combine this with the incredible array of documentation and projects and project ideas for the Basic Stamp and you have one of the best and most popular systems available […]