Research Papers/Topics in Computer And Information Science

Quantifying the Value of Open Source Hard-ware Development

With the maturation of digital manufacturing technologies like 3-D printing, a new paradigm is emerging of distributed manufacturing in both scientific equipment and consumer goods. Hardware released under free licenses is known as free and open source hardware (FOSH). The availability of these FOSH designs has a large value to those with access to digital manufacturing methods and particularly for scientists with needs for highly-customized low-volume production products. It is challenging t...

AWARENESS AGAINST RAPE

Considering the topic “Awareness against rape, child trafficking and domestic violence” the modern technology would played a huge role of creating a great awareness to safe guard our loved ones from this monstrous disease that is afflicting almost every family in the world. This project work is mainly to create awareness against rape, child trafficking and domestic violence and also to give an overview of how these is affecting everyday life of the people and the negative and psycho...

DESIGNING VIRTUAL REFERENCE SERVICE SYSTEM

TABLE OF CONTENTS DECLARATIION.. ii APPROVAL.. iii DEDICATION.. iv ACKNOWLEDGEMENT.. v LISTS OF ACRONYMS. vi LIST OF TABLES. xi LIST OF FIGURES. xii ABSTRACT.. xiii   CHAPTER ONE: 1 INTRODUCTION.. 1 1.0 Introduction. 1 1.1 Background of the project. 1 1.2 Back ground of UIAHMS. 2 1.2.1 Mission of UIAHMS. 3 1.2.2 Vision of UIAHMS. 3 1.2.3 Goal 3 1.2.4 Core values of the institution. 3 1.2.5 The UIHMS library. 3 1.2.6 Collection of the library. 4...

A Prototype Mobile Money Implementation in Nigeria

Researchers have shown that majority of the populace in the developing nations are rural dwellers that do not have access to basic financial services and are poor. This class of people are peasant farmers and petty traders who rely mostly on remittances from their wards and relations in major cities and abroad to meet their financial obligations at home. The methods of remittances are encumbered with challenges. Mobile money is a tool that allows individuals to make financ...

Biometric control systems

Checking students for examination and attendance in a university environment is too cumbersome as a result of the increasing number of students. Private institutions especially are faced with problems of attaining accurate records of students’ attendance which normally involves circulating papers for students to sign in and sign out by registering their names on paper during examinations and this has proved to be stressful, time consuming, unreliable, inaccurate and inefficient. The study ...

DATA FEDERATION OF PUBLIC DATABASE OF NIGERIANS USING DATABASE LINKS AND WEB SERVICES

ABSTRACTThe project is the design and implementation of database federation of public database of Nigerians using database links and web services. It involves the design of a representative of the primary database that houses comprehensive information about Nigeria residences; other smaller databases representing some of the government agencies concerned with the issuance of different types of identification cards/documents and a website for a representative of government security agen...

CLOUD BASED TRAIN TICKETING SYSTEM FOR NIGERIAN RAILWAY

The author proposes to build a unique and easy to use train ticketing system with QR code for my final year project using cloud infrastructure. The system allows users to register and as soon as they register an account with unique id is created in the system. User may book or buy tickets and fare is calculated according to station distance. The cloud server allows for handling a large number of users using efficient computing power. It allows for efficient and fast computing for ticke...

THE CAMPUS AS A LEARNING SPACE: AN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCE

Abstract As  the  ownership  and  use  of  personal  technology  has  become  increasingly ubiquitous,  the  adoption  of  Information and  Communication Technology by higher education has continued to grow rapidly, with all Nigeria institutions integrating  technology  into  the  learning  experience.  Many  institutions  of higher education are creating learning spaces spe...

Utilization of E-Learning for Effective Teaching of Vocation

AbstractThe success of integrating Information and CommunicationTechnology into the educational system depends largely on the skill,knowledge, and manipulative competency level of the teacher in itsusage to the benefit of the learners. Therefore, this paper is focused onthe utilization of E-learning for effective teaching of vocationaleducation courses in Nigeria. It covered the concept of e-learning;concept of utilization of educational resources; teachers’ competencyand utilization of e-l...

MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS: THE ROLE OF TECHNICAL VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING

AbstractAccess to quality basic education for all children, youths and adults are the primary concern of any society that seeks for economictransformation and poverty reduction. To this end, this paper focuses on Millennium Development Goals: Role of Technical VocationalEducation and Training. It discusses the concept of Technical Vocational Education and Training, indexes of development, technologyteachers’ roles in achieving the MDGs in area of poverty and hunger eradication, different co...

Appraisal of the Principles and Practices of Electronic Health Records (EHR) In Public Hospital. A Case of Narok County Hospital

The paper tries to investigate all the principles and practices in the management of the electronic medical records.ABSTRACTFor many years, health records have been controlled through paper based systems which are vulnerable to destruction, wear and loss hence hinders adequate usability, retrieval and access. In addition, this made health processes to be time consuming and expensive, making the manual records more unreliable. In bid to mitigate these challenges, the Ministry of Health in Keny...