Bio-sensing Technology Project Showcase

Monday, December 15, 2014
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Exhibition of student class projects from Info 290. Sensors, Humans, Data, Apps.

This course takes a hands-on approach to exploring the possibilities and limitations of consumer-grade bio-sensing technologies for brainwave, heart rate, body movement, and other physiological and contextual data.

Student projects come from a variety of application domains, such as affective computing, bio-feedback, context-aware security, e-commerce, neuro-marketing, privacy by design, quantified self, sentiment analysis, and user interface technologies.


  • Eye tracking in audio-assisted reading: Identifying eye gazing patterns & measuring comprehension when users are reading and/or listening

  • Indra Social EEG

  • LinkedLiving: Everyday stories narrated by wearables

  • Migraine Watch

  • Mimir Glass: AR in a Machine Shop

  • Mimir Gloves

  • MindReader: Experiment using EEG to measure response difference for two stimuli - sound and images

  • Securing Smartlock Technology

  • Sensitivity of Sensor Data

  • Tangible Emotion Communication

  • Tilt: A Medication Adherence System

  • UV Alarm: "SmartWatch" out for your skin

  • Virtual Reality Math

The class acknowledges the generous support of the following sponsors:

ABM Google

Neurosky Oculus


Last updated:

March 26, 2015