Dr. Rajasehkar and a female student working on a computer.


A cross-disciplinary scholarly research center to enable engineering solutions for socially relevant problems for improving quality of life by assisting the lives of older adults and people with disabilities.


The center

  • values and recruits people of all identities, backgrounds, abilities, and disciplines.
  • provides opportunities to creatively solve problems to enhance quality of life.

Enhancing Quality of Life

  • identifying and engineering solutions of socially relevant problems which benefit ordinary people in the activities of daily living.
  • collaborating with partners in industry and government.
  • ensuring multi-disciplinary focus is maintained as solutions are engineered using design thinking while addressing social, economic and ethical issues.

To Learn More or To Get Involved

For more information contact one of the MUCAT faculty members!