A Piezoelectric Energy-Harvesting Shoe System for Podiatric Sensing

Meier, Rich ;   Almog, Omri ;   Kelly, Nicholas ;   Chiang, Patrick

Tags Wearable systemsIntegrated sensor systemsLow power, wireless sensing methods

This paper provides an energy-harvesting, shoe-mounted system for medical sensing using piezoelectric transducers for generating power. The...

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A Portable Heat Flux Sensor

Noury, Norbert ;   Gehin, Claudine ;   Poujaud, Julien ;   Cousin, Pierre

Tags Thermal sensors and systemsIntegrated sensor systemsWearable systems

Nowadays monitoring physiological signals in real situations is essential to get the best diagnosis on patients. In this study we focus on the...

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Development of Wearable Sensors for Tailored Patient Wound Care

Milne, Stephen ;   Connolly, Patricia ;   Al Hamad, Hanadi ;   Seoudi, Ihab

Tags Integrated sensor systemsPhysiological monitoringWearable systems

In recent years a specialist interest has developed worldwide in advanced wound management for difficult to heal chronic wounds. Further...

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Eye-Tracking Capabilities of Low-Cost EOG System

Acuña O., Vicente ;   Aqueveque, Pablo ;   Pino, Esteban J

Tags Biolelectric sensors and sensor systemsPhysiological monitoring

This paper presents the design and implementation of a low-cost eye tracking system that allows measuring the rotational angle of the eye...

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Feasibility of Energy Harvesting Techniques for Wearable Medical Devices

Voss, Thaddaeus ;   Subbian, Vignesh ;   Beyette, Fred R

Tags Wearable systemsPhysiological monitoringPortable miniaturized systems

Wearable devices are arguably one of the most rapidly growing technologies in the computing and health care industry. These systems provide...

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Mixed-Signal VLSI Independent Component Analyzer for Hearing Aid Applications

Li, Shuo ;   Stanacevic, Milutin

Tags Acoustic sensors and systemsIntegrated sensor systems

We present a mixed-signal architecture for implementation of independent component analysis designed for the task of blind source separation...

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