Vasudev – Computer Science

Florida Tech Weekend Getaways

Florida Tech Weekend Getaways

As a Florida Tech student, your weekends are never typical. Instead of spending your time at a regular old restaurant or movie theater, you can go to places other college students can only dream about.   [...]

How to Get Better Grades in College

How to Get Better Grades in College

The first thing that should pop into mind when you’re trying to get a good grade is “always ask questions in class.” It doesn’t matter what other people may think of you—what matters is if you [...]

FIT Celebrates Holi!

FIT Celebrates Holi!

Holi, The Festival of Colors, celebrates the end of the cold winter and the beginning of a warm spring. The dates vary each year depending on the Hindu calendar. This year, however, it landed on March [...]

Frequently Asked Questions About Florida Tech’s Computer Science Program

Frequently Asked Questions About Florida Tech’s Computer Science Program

As a student earning a computer science degree, I get asked a lot of questions about the program from family, friends and prospective students. So here are my answers to these frequently asked questions: 1. Why [...]

Are We Safe?: A Discussion on Cyber Security

Are We Safe?: A Discussion on Cyber Security

Everyone was excited when Apple launched its new iPhone and when Facebook brought out Graph Search. Would you still love it if you knew your private information was at risk? Just about everyone around the world [...]

Florida Tech Football: My First American Football Experience

Florida Tech Football: My First American Football Experience

(Photo Credit: Ryan Seeloff) This past September I had the opportunity to go to my first American football game ever. What made it even more special was that it was also FIT’s first football game! I [...]

Florida Tech Swing is Making Giant Leaps this Semester

Florida Tech Swing is Making Giant Leaps this Semester

As I have mentioned before in a previous post, I am part of Florida Tech Swing at FIT.  This month I had the opportunity to go to the Swingtime Jazz Band Dance, aka “Fall Kickoff Ball,” [...]

The Human Eye: Everything We Learned Was a Lie

The Human Eye: Everything We Learned Was a Lie

Dr. Haminder Hua of the University of Nottingham As a Florida Tech student studying computer science, I have always been fascinated with the latest scientific research at the university and beyond. Turns out, everything we have [...]

Florida Tech Leads Research on Dark Lightning

Florida Tech Leads Research on Dark Lightning

Recently, there has been a lot of talk about the phenomena known to scientists as dark lightning. Most people have never heard of dark lightning because it is approximately one thousand times dimmer than normal lightning. [...]

Swarm Intelligence and Computer Science

Swarm Intelligence and Computer Science

Swarm Intelligence is a growing field of study throughout the world. Florida Tech’s own BioComplex (where I work) run by Dr. Menezes is partially focused on swarm intelligence with a computer science focus. “Swarm intelligence focuses [...]