Sweat Sensors in Clothing

October 6, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sprinter with Lactate Curve – sweat sensing materials
From electrical engineers at Tufts University: “. . . we present a thread-based [MORE]

Sensor-Imbedded Clothing for Monitoring COVID-19

September 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nanowear sensor-imbedded clothing for COVID
“New Jersey-based Hackensack Meridian Health Systems and Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York are working with [MORE]

A Wearable for COVID-19 Detection and Surveillance

August 11, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Philips Biosensor BX100. a
Royal Philips has had its “Biosensor BX100” FDA approved for detecting COVID-19, based on monitoring heart beat [MORE]

Wearable Tracks Vitamin C Level in Sweat

July 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skin sensor measures Vitamin C
This is from researchers at the University of California in San Diego: “By stimulating sweating in [MORE]

Smallest Multi-Sign Wearable Monitor

April 7, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Multi-Vital ECG Sensor
An adhesive bandage about the width of a quarter and two dimes is a mind’s eye picture of [MORE]

Robotic Contact Lens

October 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Contact lens
Muscles that control eye movement have an electrical output—or more precisely, an electro-oculographic signal.  With that in mind, engineers [MORE]

e-Tattoo Heart Monitor

October 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

eTattoo heart monitor
Heart beat monitors have come to this: an electronic, stick on, “tattoo.”  Engineers at the University of Texas-Austin [MORE]

Wearable Vocal Cords

October 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable artificial graphene throat WAGT
The publication title alone is an eye-catcher: “A Wearable Skinlike Ultra-Sensitive Artificial Graphene Throat.”   Engineers at [MORE]

“Get” with Bone Conducting Technology

October 15, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Get” app – fitness tracker connect with
This wearable device, “Get,” combines a fitness tracker with a smartphone.  But the most [MORE]

Knee Harvested Electrical Power

October 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

MFC energy harvester for knee
“This letter describes a lightweight macrofiber composite (MFC)-based energy harvester for capturing biomechanical energy through the [MORE]

First Non-Invasive Mind-Computer Interface

September 10, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Non invasive brain computer interface
In a collaboration between Carnegie Mellon and University of Minnesota, engineers, using a noninvasive brain-computer interface, [MORE]

Cuffless BP Monitor

May 28, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Aktiia – cuffless BP monitor
Neuchatel, in the mountains of western Switzerland, has been a center for precision manufacturing for over [MORE]

Low Cost Pediatric Respiration Monitor

May 7, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable monitor for lung disease
Engineers at the University of California, Irvine have designed a pediatric breathing monitor described as this: [MORE]

Vista’s Eight Signs Monitoring System

March 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Vita Patch biosensor
Vital signs monitors keep improving, though there may not be a clear winner for the best possible.  This [MORE]