Sarah Sterman

My research focuses on the intersection between programming, telling stories, and making things. I work with Eric Paulos in the Hybrid Ecologies Lab at UC Berkeley.

First-year PhD student in Computer Science
UC Berkeley, current
MS in Computer Science
Stanford University, 2016
BS in Engineering, Product Design
Stanford University, 2014

Publications

Recent Projects

scrabble board

Hardwood Scrabble Board

a CNC project and Instructable

Mewsician

Mewsician

a connected practice companion for young musicians

Air Particle Sensor

MyPart

open source air particle sensor

Projects

Emoshkas

Emoshkas

Emotional Stacking Dolls -- a tool for children to learn about emotions

Code Witch

The Code Witch

a children's fantasy novel about programming

pendant

Metalworking

various personal projects

mulberry stories

Mulberry Stories

studying collaborative multipath stories

duck

Duck robot

ME112 biomimetic motion project

bearhug

BearHug

Two-party video chat with controllable animated bears (CS247 design project)

water

100L Water Project

designing a solar powered pump to bring water security to rural households in India

bike_gear

Stanford StorySlam

winning story in collaborative fiction contest

AT

Thru-hiking the AT

blog and pictures: 2,189 miles from GA to ME

phoenix art project

Phoenix

Electronic art project