with Soumitri Varadarajan + Rob Eales

Human+ is a Design in Industry consulting studio responding to 2 Industry briefs about Health innovation. The Studio will include site visits/ expert consultation and prototyping solutions for end of semester Industry Review.

Control Bionics

‘Cylon’ Helmet for People with Locked In Syndrome: The design brief is to develop headsets for Control Bionics. Control Bionics makes NeuroSwitch G5 Liberator, a fifth generation computer-human-interface system that is designed to enable people with severe disabilities to communicate with their loved ones, carers, friends and the world at large with text, text-to-speech, instant messaging, emails and the internet; and to control their own entertainment media (music, videos and online services) as well as expanding their own creativity with word processing, music and video editing, and design programs.

Science Works (Museum Victoria)

The Brief is to Design and model an Interactive Exhibit for ScienceWorks (Museum Victoria). The exhibit enables the visitor to navigate through the amazing world of the frontiers of medicine and healthcare technology and services. In addition to the Basic-Mode of the exhibits, for schools and lay visitor, the exhibits also have an advanced mode for the medical researcher or practicing doctor.