Research

Dr. Shukla and graduate students working on an equation on classroom white board

Specifically, during the first year, the faculty participants of the Center will work on many projects including:

  • Detecting risk of falls in elderly (a collaboration between MME and Scripps)
  • (Re) Design of a cane for walking (an undergraduate research project)
  • Design of a controller for surgical tools (a collaboration with industry)
  • Augmented reality tools for people with color blindness (a computing and engineering project)
  • Energy harvesting for cardiac pacemakers (a collaboration with Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
  • Advanced material design for bio-implants (a collaboration with industry)
  • Tissue engineering for wounded soldiers (a biomedical engineering application)