Archive | 2014 participant

Modular Sensory Board for the Children of WISH Charter Elementary School (Loyola Marymount University)

Modular Sensory Board for the Children of WISH Charter Elementary School (Loyola Marymount University)

Keenan Sullivan, Steven Burke, Jennifer Ching  Abstract The modular sensory board is a device used to reward young students in elementary school for effectively completing their work in a timely and responsible manner. Some children have difficulty developing their senses during early childhood. Because of this, we have determined that this board be specifically geared […]

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BMR Racecar: Toy Car Adaptor Kit for Children with Impaired Mobility (University of Memphis)

Bradley Bomar, Michael Mullins, Monica Rawson Abstract: Young children with motor limitations, such as cerebral palsy, may have hindered cognitive development at an early age due to limited experiences and mobility. Stimulating their learning and allowing exploration through independent mobility is needed to grow strong neuron pathways at their young stage in life. Our design […]

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The EdemaBand (North Carolina State University)

ABSTRACT The EdemaBand is a class II medical device that empowers patients with congestive heart failure to manage their condition at home. Using an array of textile electrodes on a form-fitting band, the device measures bioimpedance to determine changes in one of the most prevalent symptoms of congestive heart failure: pulmonary edema. Decreases in bioimpedance indicate […]

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