Projects

UTSC Campus (UofT project)
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.utsc&hl=en

  • A mobile application built for students with a collection of useful features to have quick access to various campus resources
  • Project initiated since October, 2011, and finished in January, 2012
  • First version deployed to the Play market in January, 2012
  • The app is updated with 3 versions and additional features
  • Using Android API level 7, it is supported by devices running Android 2.2 and up
  • TTC bus tracking using NextBus webservice
  • Custom Campus Map overlay implemented using the canvas graphic library
  • Course Timetable and Computer lab availability using SQLite along with webservices
  • Youtube Video Feed using xml and SAX parser for processing

UTSChedule mobile app (Personal project)
https://www.dropbox.com/s/cxy5vrnxh7e7nol/UTSChedule.pdf

  • Android app entry in University of Toronto Scarborough(UTSC) AppStar competition
  • It is built to help UTSC students to manage and access their academic related information in a quick and easy manner
  • The app is built using Android API level 15 and supports devices from Android 2.2 and up
  • The project was initiated in May 2012, and completed in August 2012
  • Using ORMLite library with SQLite for data storage and DAO
  • ActionBarSherlock for front-end presentation style compatibility
  • Android Support library V4 for backward compatibility
  • Custom interactive calendar views and layouts

Teaching Enhancement Grant Application (UofT project)

  • An online web application designed to help faculties and staff to apply for a grant to enhance their teaching environments and improve service quality
  • Using PHP, Mysql, HTML/CSS, jQuery and axis2 webservice
  • Connect to an internal webservice for authentication as well as user profile access
  • Allow administrators to setup different grant periods
  • Implement multi-stages process for application approvals
  • This is an on-going project and already released in production

Teaching Assistant application (UofT project)

  • An online web application designed for department heads to post Teaching Assistant positions and assist them by making the hiring process easier with many useful features
  • Using PHP, Mysql, HTML/CSS, jQuery and axis2 webservice
  • Connect to an internal webservice for authentication as well as user profile access
  • Connect to a public webservice which provides timetable information and course information
  • Allow administrators to generate reports and download student resumes
  • This is an on-going project and already released in production

Health and Wellness application (UofT project)

  • An online web application designed for the health and wellness department to help them handling patient registration and pre-session assessment
  • Using J2EE, Struts framework, Mysql, HTML/CSS, jQuery and axis2 webservice
  • Connect to an internal webservice for authentication as well as user profile access
  • Allow patients to register a session online by submitting an application
  • Allow doctors and administrators to assign session dates to registered patients and ask them to complete a pre-session assessment
  • This is an on-going project and already released in production

Shakespeare application (UofT project)

  • An online web application built for the English department to help the instructors to design their Shakespeare courses to have an interactive way to engage student in learning the Shakespeare literature
  • Using PHP, Mysql, HTML/CSS, jQuery and axis2 webservice
  • Connect to an internal webservice for authentication as well as user profile access
  • Allow teachers to create a class session and let students to submit a summary from any Shakespeare literature
  • Allow teachers and students to have a private communication channel to discuss the summary submitted
  • Allow teachers to publish student summaries to public or remain in private usage
  • This is an on-going project and already released in production

Well-Being Assessment survey system (Freelance project)
http://www.tayyabrashid.com/

  • Survey system that measures personal well-being
  • Provide users with graphical feedback using charts and graphs
  • Using HTML/CSS, jQuery, MySQL database and a PHP MVC framework – Yii
  • ActiveRecord for data access object
  • jqPlot for drawing interactive charts and graphs
  • Twitter bootstrap for base styling and responsive layout
  • HybridAuth for OAuth and social login

College CornerStone (Freelance project)

  • Web application designed to help employers to get connected with students easily
  • Features including: student forum, resume tracking system, and event/workshop system
  • Using HTML5/CSS3, jQuery, MySQL database and Yii framework
  • ActiveRecord for DAO on database operations
  • Twitter bootstrap for base styling and responsive layout
  • Font Awesome CSS for application Icons and styles

Blackberry TTC Bus tracking mobile app (School project)

  • A blackberry app built for daily TTC riders with real-time TTC bus arrival information
  • Built using Blackberry OS 6 JDE API
  • Using the NextBus webservice for retrieving real-time arrival information
  •  SQLite as data storage, and JDBC for database operations
  • Blackberry map with custom map overlay UI to display stop information
  • Using the built in GPS library to provide near-by stop information

Incredible Word Challenge mobile game (School project)

  • A cross-platform 2D word puzzle game, and it is made for a course project
  • Using lib-gdx as the engine to build the game in Android and desktop environment
  •  SQLite as data storage, and JDBC for database operations
  • Manipulating Nine-patch images in spritesheet to support multiple resolutions

Java Developer MINI Forum (School project)

  • A simple forum built for COMP303 J2EE students to discuss anything related to Java
  • J2EE web application built with RAD along with IBM WebSphere server
  • Using JPA framework and EJB to implement a simple DAO framework and business layer
  • Servlets are served as frontend interfaces along with Twitter Bootstrap for base styling