Done with feathers, black marker, EL wire, and a pinch of wicked.
As an avid street and trail runner in New York, it is not uncommon to be out running after dark in areas where cyclists, cabs, and even other runners can be hazards. Reflective gear is nice, but it requires a light source at the right distance and angle to be effective. I’ve been experimenting with[…]
Two very talented NYU MBA students, Anmar El-Khalil and Alex Dillon (also studying medicine, whew!) gave me the chance to help out with prototyping a Glass application and bluetooth wristband as part of an integrated patient management system concept.
PosturePulse, body-LAB’s first wearable tech product, is launching today on Kickstarter!
Very fun project for my Human-Computer Interaction Grad class at NYU Poly. I unrolled a mesh bun form from the drugstore and put two pairs of conductive fabric inside, one connected to a strand of white LEDs and the other a strand of red ones. I rolled it all back up, soldered some parts to[…]
Poster for Smart Fabrics 2013, San Francisco This concept poster was accepted for presentation at the spring Smart Fabrics expo. There are plenty of devices to help monitor physical health, but mental wellness is a space that has gotten little attention.
Sensors that Detect Muscle Vibrations I recently got to help out Rensselaer Ph.D candidate Heidi Boisvert with the construction of some sensors for a collaborative performance piece. The work collects mechanomyographic signals from the muscle vibrations of dancers using a small condenser microphone and transforms them into sound and visuals for the audience. Sensor design[…]