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Topic: biosensors

Tiffany Chen ’18 developed the smart pillow with the help of undergraduates and Computer Science faculty. After Chen’s graduation, Jiaju Ma ’21, a RISD dual degree student, has expanded the pillow’s capabilities.

News, Science & Research

Smart pillow talks to users, improves sleep

September 12, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Restless nights spent tossing and turning may soon be a thing of the past. Together with a team of undergraduates and CS faculty, Tiffany Chen ’18 created a smart pillow that can read users’ sleep patterns and give recommendations for improvement.

New biosensor provides improved infection detection

News, Science & Research

New biosensor provides improved infection detection

April 23, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Researchers have been trying to formulate the best way to quickly detect an infection in open wounds without relying on time-consuming tests.