Publication Date

Spring 2017

Document Type

Project Summary

Degree Name

Master of Science


Computer Science

First Advisor

Soon-Ok Park, Ph.D.

Second Advisor

Do Young Park, Ph.D.

Third Advisor

Alex Liu, M.S.


In today’s world technology is advancing and changing rapidly and it is having a huge impact on our lives. Engineering notebook is a log book which is used by an engineer to record details about their projects, plans and laboratory work. The Digitize Engineering Notebook is an online web application that can be used instead of a paper notebook. The Digitize Engineering Notebook web application will allow users to store and retrieve records of data and images about previous and ongoing projects for easy access. The Digitize Engineering Notebook also allow users to create new projects edit existing projects online while working with their colleagues. This website consists front page with a welcome message, a menu for navigation and administrator privilege for website administration. Also, it contains secure user login function to ensure the user has correct access privileges on the website. Display a list of existing projects and allow users to create new projects. Ability to add team members to the project. There will be web forms to enter detail logs and list the log entries in chronological order. Project logs can be download into a Microsoft Word document and into a PDF document. The user will be able to print project logs. There will be a file uploader to upload files such as text documents, sketches, and drawings. The calendar will show the events related to each day. The search function will help to find log entries within few seconds. Discussion board will help to team members to express their ideas and communicate, discuss, argue about certain logs. This website will allow multimedia elements such as pictures and videos embedded in web pages.


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