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Wearable physiological monitoring sensor improved

Research Achievements

Wearable physiological monitoring sensor improved

Tory Hagen, IGERT Co-Investigator with expertise in biochemistry, has conducted collaborative research with engineers to create a wearable sensor for physiological monitoring that is smaller and more user-friendly than sensors currently being used for monitoring older adults.

Albright, R.K., Goska, B.J., Hagen, T.M., Chi, M.I., Cauwenberghs, G., & Chiang, P.Y. (2011) OLAM: a wearable, non-contact sensor for continuous heart-rate and activity monitoring. In Proceedings of the annual IEEE in Medicine and Biology Conference (pp. 5625-5628). doi: 10.1109/IEMBS.2011.6091361