Byungchul Kim, Hayejin Kwon, Mira Shin Abstract After people have spinal cord injury, they cannot control their body easily. Assistive devices are one of the alternatives for clients to do activities of daily living (ADL). However, many users have various complaints about assistive devices to use in ADL because of appearance, weight, portability, and usability.  […]
Ethan Leng, Mihir Mongia, Charles Park, Tiffany Varughese, and Andrew Wu (Rice University) designed a low-cost, multi-sensor device for detection of epileptic seizures.
This project was initiated to develop an adult active manual wheelchair compatible with the social, physical and economic conditions that currently characterize the situation in the growing semi-urban environments in developing countries. The new wheelchair design should promote an increase of independency and ultimately social integration of wheelchair riders in this context.
Our client, Abbie, is a 5-year-old kindergarten student who, as a result of CP, struggles with the fine motor movement required to use her iPad for communication. Our project’s goal is to provide Abbie with the fundamental support and control needed to operate an iPad more effectively.
During this project we aim to create a product, which will aid the patients with dementia by helping them to organise items essential for day-to-day life. The benefit we hope they will gain from this is the elimination of distress caused from confusion in term making the lives of the caregiver and receiver easier.
Olivia Davis ABSTRACT Sometimes we take advantage of the ease and accessibility that comes with having two arms and two hands. We tend to design with the assumption that our users have complete function as well, but what would our projects look like if we were to take a step to the side and form […]
Stratton Haywood, Sanjog KC, Keshab Sapkota, and Daniel Bankard designed a proportional head array drive control for people who have quadriplegia.
Timothy Burdiak, Nolan Smith, Nick Polito and Ali Abdulaziz (Loyola Marymount University) designed a bicycle attachment for the KidWalk 2 Mobility system. The bicycle offers a cheap alternative to a new bike while taking advantage of the KidWalk 2 Mobility System.