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FY2004

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FY04 Technology Fee Proposals in Priority Order 

Proposal Number

Title

Contact

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Funding Status

S-04-11

Robotic Total Station Implementation

Matt Wilson, Jeremy Shirey, CET

 $19,476.00

Approved for $19,476.

$19,626.00 paid FY03 funds

$1,302 paid FY04 funds

A-04-11

CpET Capstone Lab

Prof. Dreyer, ECET

$12,200.00

Approved for $12, 200 for 12 cords, 6 sets components, and 1 PC.

$12,200.00 paid FY04 funds

I-04-03

802.1X Wireless Ongoing Maintenance and Support

Ron Skopitz, IT

 $22,445.00

Approved for $22,445.

$17,000.00 paid fall semester FY04 funds

$5,445.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-22

Continuation of Expanded Open Access Hours for C-135

David Stone, IT

$10,045.00

Approved for $10,045.

$3,977.00 paid fall semester FY04 funds

$6,068.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-18

Digital Production Equipment

David Stone, IT

$4,862.00

Approved for $4,862 for 3 DVD writers rather than 4.

$4,862.00 paid FY04 funds

A-04-20

Interactive Classroom Technology for H-322 & M-160

David Stone, IT

$9,105.00

Approved for $9,105.

$9,105.00 paid FY04 funds

A-04-08

Applied RF, Microwave and Communications Design Laboratory Enhancements

Dr. Asgill, ECET

$1,634.00

Approved for $1,634.

$1,634.00 paid FY04 funds

S-04-19/

I-04-04

Upgrading IT Lab

Workshop Upgrade

Fola Adeleye, SGA, Dr. Rutherfoord, CSE, Ron Skopitz, IT

 $64,152.00

Approved for total of $64,152.00

 

For $24,827.10

For $39,324.90

 

 

$64,152.00 paid FY04 funds

I-04-01

The Workshop Manager Position Renewal

Ron Skopitz, IT

$43,461.00

Approved for $43,461.

Amended:  Please seek state funding for this position.

$10,865.25 paid fall semester FY04 funds

$32,595.75 paid spring semester FY04 funds

S-04-02 Amended

S-04-02 Original

Grad Lab Amended

Daren Wilcox, ECET

 $19,904.85

Approved as amended for $19,904.85 includes 3 test benches, one with a higher-end oscilloscope.

$19,904.85 paid FY04 funds

A-04-12

Telecommunications Lab Expansion

Dr. Thain, ECET

$17,320.00

Approved for $17,320 to work with fill-in items from proposal S-04-15.

$17,320.00 paid FY04 funds

S-04-15

Telecommunication Lab Expansion

Scott Allen, ECET

 $7,043.12

Approved for $7,043.12 Amended as follows: add 1 12-port switch, 1 router with accessories, 1 VoIP access, 1 VoIP module, take-away workstations, keep two wireless access ports.

$7,043.12 paid FY04 funds

S-04-16

Construction Dept Digitizing Tablet Proposal

Brandon Higginbotham, Dr. Siddiqi, Const.

 $5,200.00

Approved for $5,200 for two tablets plus training fee.

$5,200.00 paid FY04 funds

S-04-09

Tools & Meter for Xk-550 Digital Trainer

Daniel Van Volkinburg and Scott Tippens, IEEE

 $3,300.00

Approved unanimously for $3,300.

$3,300.00 paid FY04 funds

A-04-10

Virtual Laboratory Instrumentation Hardware Enhancement

Dr. Asgill, ECET

$7,121.13

Approved for $7,121.13.

$7,121.13 paid FY04 funds

S-04-06

Formula Racecar Test Equipment Purchase Proposal

Ryan McCarthy, Orren Williams, MET

 $3,820.00

Approved for $3,820, includes $100 for battery for old laptop.

$3,820.00 paid FY04 funds

S-04-07

Upgrading Computer Lab

Neeraj Chander, Alison McKay, Dr. Farooq, Architecture

 $6,075.00

Approved for $6,075 and amended as follows: Plotter with PS $3650, 1 11 X 17 laser printer $2100, 1 scanner $100, NT server software $75, Ram $150, no hard drives.

$6,075.00 paid FY04 funds

S-04-13 Amended

S-04-13 Original

Audio Lab Amended

Byron Crews, ECET

 $7,107.45

Approved as amended for $7,107.45 for 1 test bench with portable audio equipment to be housed in Grad lab and used with sound booth in Wilder building.

$7,107.45 paid FY04 funds

A-04-21

Digital Camera for Student Checkout

David Stone, IT

$1,129.95

Approved for $1,129.95.

$1,129.95 paid FY04 funds

S-04-17

CSE Programming Assistance

Mariena Compton, Dr. Duggins, CSE

 $4,032.00

Approved for $4,032. Amended to require advertising of extra help, and tracking of female attrition rate during the course of the project.

$4,032.00 paid FY04 funds

I-04-02

Support for IT Maintained Academic Computer Labs

Ron Skopitz, IT

 $24,000.00

Approved for $24,000.

Amended to fund ½ time position rather than a ¾ time position.

$12,000.00 paid fall semester FY04 funds

$12,000.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-05

CSE Real Time Lab Expansion

Ron Schroeder, Juan Guzman, CSE

$1,835.00

Approved for $1,835 with amendment: Recommend investigation into advertising capability to ensure cross listing and elimination of course duplication.

$1,835.00 paid FY04 funds

A-04-01

Projection Systems for J-132, 134, & 135

Dr. Stevens, HTC

$9,923.20

Approved for $9,923.20 for two projection systems rather than three.

$9,923.20 paid spring semester FY04 funds J152 & J157

S-04-05

Fatigue Testing Machine

Dr. Zeigler, Sara Atkison, CET

$9,930.00

Approved unanimously for $9,930.

$9,930.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-14

1100 Laboratory Expansion

Daren Wilcox, ECET

$9,584.00

Approved for $9,584 for 1 LCR and 8 DMM, plus software.

$9,584.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-19

New Projector in       H-322

David Stone, IT

$3,280.00

Approved for $3,280 with amendment: The old projector in H-322 will be relocated to G-106.

$3,280.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-26

Graphics Software for TCOM

Dr. Stevens, HTC

$2,930.00

Approved for $2,930 with amendment: Buy 25 sets of less expensive software to accomplish the same goal.

$2,930.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-13

Spectrum Analyzers for Communications Labs

Dr. Thain, ECET

$14,884.00

Approved for $14,884 for 1 analyzer, 1 software, 4 probes, and no printer.

$14,884.00 paid spring semester FY04 funds

A-04-25

Digital Design media & 3-D

Dr. Farooq, Chris Welty, Architecture

$7,500.00

Approved for $7,500 for software licenses only; a plotter will not be funded with this project.

$7,500.00 paid summer semester FY04 funds

A-04-09

Multimedia Classroom Instruction Enhancement

Dr. Asgill, ECET

$9,600.00

Approved for $9,600 for 2 laptops and 2 projectors (projectors that can be supported easily by CIT).

$9,600.00 paid summer semester FY04 funds

S-04-08

Requesting for equipments

Kevin Fielder, CET

 $2,610.00

Approved for $2,610 without Chrome-moly steel and digital camera.

$2,610.00 paid summer semester FY04 funds

A-04-04

Software Support for Discrete-Time Systems Course

John Rupf, Dr. Duggins, CSE

$1,267.20

Approved for $1267.20.  Amended to encourage cross listing of courses between CSE and ECET.

Withdrawn by proposer - equipment is no longer required.

S-04-10

Educational Support Laboratory

David Sanders, IEEE, and Scott Tippens, ECET

 $7,430.35

Approved for $7,430.35 for one station, no PC, no bench, no soldering station, no security equipment.

$7,430.35 paid summer semester FY04 funds

S-04-01

Improving our Services to the Students

Fola Adeleye, SGA, and Dr. Rutherford, CSE

 $2,125.00

Approved for $2,125 for 24" plotter only, to be housed in CIT and used by student organizations with codes to track material usage for budgeting purposes.

Withdrawn due to duplication of equipment.

A-04-02

Mount LCD Projector, Smart Board

Bernice Nuhfer-Halten, SIS

$1,399.00

Approved for $1,399 for 1 Smartboard only.

$1,399.00 paid summer semester FY04 funds

A-04-07

CSE Open Lab Expansion

Ray Walker, CSE

$1,597.00

Approved for $1,597.

$1,597.00 paid summer semester FY04 funds 

S-04-14

Competition, Conventions and Classes

Carol Lively and Dr. Siddiqi, Construction

 $7,413.98

Approved for $7,413.98 for 3 laptops and two 11 x 17 printers. Laptops to be housed in CIT, and printers in CNST lab.

$7,413.98 paid summer semester FY04 funds

A-04-06

Smart Classroom Interactive Display

Barbara Thomas, Dr. Rutherford, CSE

$1,899.00

Approved for $1,899 for one unit rather than two.

$1,899.00 paid summer semester FY04 funds

 Grand Total Approved                     $388,641.23

 

Proposals Not Funded 

A-04-03

Multimedia Software for IT

2,322

0

 Not Recommended by TRIO

A-04-15

2210 Digital II Lab Expansion

96,738.40

0

 Not Recommended by TRIO

A-04-16

6000 Level Graduate Laboratory Construction

100,394.63

0

 Not Recommended by TRIO

A-04-17

Student Computer Lab in Room J-125

13,056.70

0

 Not Recommended by TRIO

A-04-23

Upgrade High Volume Instrument for Testing Lab

9,000

0

 Not Recommended by TRIO

A-04-24

Environmental Monitoring Kits

8,700

0

 Not Recommended by TRIO

A-04-27

Two more Powerful Classroom Computers

1,872.44

0

Withdrawn Equipment not needed after memory upgrade of existing equipment.

S-04-03

Graduate Lab Equipment

4,622.09

Withdrawn by proposal author as it duplicates parts of other proposals.

S-04-04

Microsoft Site License

58,571

Withdrawn by proposal author due to prohibitive cost and changing conditions in the marketplace.

S-04-12

Server and Outlets for CET Computer Lab

8,015.85

Not approved by TFERT as proposal was not cleared with IT or CIT, and departmental servers should be requested by faculty, not students.

S-04-18

Database

Engineering Village 2 (formerly EI Compendex)

10,650

Not approved by TFERT due to tight budget constraints, no statistics on previous usage, and ready availability of the product at Georgia Tech.