Dr. Rajasehkar and a female student working in an ECE lab with a circuit board and 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

Contact a MUCAT faculty member for more information.