Human Factors of Context Awareness for HWA Application

Project start: 

01 January 2012

iCareNet Fellow: 

Abstract of the Project

This projects seeks to investigate human factors such as cognition and user preferences in context awareness when applied to healthcare, wellness and assisted living. Context aware prototypes will be used alongside traditional human factors methods  to perform several experiments investigating problems of interest in different physical domains and with different subject cohorts. These studies, published or presented as separate pieces of work coming together to form the body of work in the PhD thesis.

Research achievements to date: 

M.Sc. (Med)Biomedical Engineering thesis “Automated 3D reconstruction of Lodox Statscan images for forensic application

Research fellow at Northwestern University Center for Innovation in Global Healthcare Technology