This section contains the final project assignment, as well as final papers of student projects conducted during the 1999 and 1998 offerings of the course. All of these projects were presented in a quasi-public forum to members of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,  the Program in Science, Technology, and Society (STS), and the MIT community during the last week of class.

Final Project Assignment

Project History Proposals (PDF)
Final Presentation and Paper Guidelines (PDF)
Tips for Interviewers (PDF)

Final Project Papers

Fall 1999

Project Athena, by Karin Cheung, Carol Chow, Jesse Koontz, Mike Li, and Ben Self (PDF)

Fall 1998

Dragon Systems, Inc., by Mandy Mobley, Lynn Qu, Jessica Wang, Eric Sit (PDF - 1.0 MB)