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Google Summer of Code 2012

BOINC project, University of California, Berkeley

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BOINC is the leading middleware system for volunteer computing (i.e., scientific computing using volunteered home computers).  It is used by over 50 volunteer computing projects, including Einstein@home, SETI@home, Rosetta@home,, IBM World Community Grid, and LHC@home (CERN).


  • BOINC on Android A well-ported BOINC client for Android-powered devices could vastly increase the participating systems. I am proposing to work on porting the current BOINCclient - written in C++ - to Android using the Android NDK and developing a GUI and variable usage model.