DATE Paper Nominated for Best Paper Award18th March 2011
Our 'Holistic Energy Harvesting' project was well represented at the DATE 2011 conference, with consortium members from Southampton, Newcastle and Imperial in attendance.
Attendees from Southampton at DATE2011
From the four papers presented at the conference, one ("Accelerated simulation of tunable vibration energy harvesting systems using a linearised state-space technique") is a candidate for a best-paper award.
- Four papers from the Holistic project were accepted for publication at the conference
- The consortium shared a stand with the Energy Harvesting Network, giving attendees to the exhibition the opportunity to see videos, presentations, posters and demonstrators on the project, alongside holding discussions with consortium members.
- Dr. Paul Mitcheson co-organised a special day on "Intelligent Energy Management - Supply and Utilisation".
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Press Coverage for Instrumented Crutches14th November 2010
My research on instrumented forearm crutches received a fantastic amount of press coverage and public interest. A selection of the online coverage that it received, at least that which I have spotted, is listed below:
BBC News Website
BBC South Today [Video]
Local BBC news for the South of England
The Daily Mail - Download PDF
British tabloid newpaper
The Southern Daily Echo
The Chartered Society of Physiothera... [more]
Haptics Demoed at SoNG Outreach Event18th November 2010
Our interdisciplinary research on haptic devices for tactile interaction was showcased at this year's SoNG 'Outreach' event'. The Outreach event was held to showcase research to both the University and selected school teachers, charities, patient groups and industrialists. At the event, we demonstrated some of the wearable tactile devices that we have produced through the project, and reported on the findings of their evaluation on human participants.
The Southampton Neuroscience Group (So... [more]