ESP Biography

SHARON LIN, MIT sophomore studying Computer Science

Major: 6-2

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Sharon Lin is a sophomore at MIT studying Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

Past Classes

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Cracking Codes and Cryptography in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
Ever wonder how your information is secured when you enter it into a website, or how hackers really crack into accounts? You'll learn about vulnerabilities in websites, methods for storing secret information in innocuous files, basics of cryptography, and how you can best those hackers!

Build Your Own Radio! in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
Ever wanted to hear what was going on in the radio waves? Using basic household materials, wires, capacitors, op amps, and resistors, you can create your own AM radio!

Fun with Arduinos in HSSP Summer 2018 (Jun. 30, 2018)
Learn about interfacing an Arduino with multiple inputs and outputs, including motors, LEDs, push buttons, Bluetooth, and more! Class will be split between lecture and lab, where students work on a final project with instructor guidance.

Blockchain 101 in Spark 2018 (Mar. 17 - 18, 2018)
Learn about Bitcoin, Ethereum, smart contracts, blockchain technology, and how you can join the hype for ICOs and cryptocurrencies! We will also learn about developing for distributed ledger platforms, mining Bitcoin, and how investing in cryptocurrencies works.