CATEGORY Software development
Chaos Game Representation
We recently developed an R package kaos, which can be used to build fractals from sequences of symbols. These fractals are based on the Chaos Game Representation (CGR), which is a recurrent iterative function system. While CGR has been used mainly for genome sequence encoding and classification in the context of bioinformatics, we modified it…
Computer, where is Captain Picard?
Today, our students Dominic Eger, Tamino Kölbl, and Kim Schnuster presented their results from their study project. The aim of the project was the development of a low-cost system for localization of persons in buildings via the voice assistant Alexa from Amazon. They solved the problem by using several Rasperry Pi via bluetooth coupled to…
Software UI mockup
Few days ago I’ve started developing a web application for analyses of metatranscriptome data. One really fantastic thing that helped me to quickly get a general idea of the user interface layout and design was the online tool moqups. It’s ideal to create GUI drafts especially for web based apps and it’s definitely better than…