Smart Home Devices for the Blind
Smart Home Devices for the Blind, 2017.User centered design, Amazon Echo, Raspberry Pi, electronics, 2 x 2 x 2 feet.
Our mission statement is "To create an affordable, reliable, and intuitive product to help the visually impaired/blind live more independently at home. Our product will also be useful and desirable to the normally sighted to help it scale economically." After going through a user-centered design process, including user interviews and design iteration we developed a fully functional prototype. The world's first Amazon Alexa controlled smart microwave.
Alex Chong, B.S. Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (2017)
Stephen Chu, B.S. Mechanical Engineering (2017)
Yudi Sun, B.A. Sociology (2018)