MAI-Writer

Our research investigates how modern technology, like Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning, coupled with psychological theories such as Flow and Self-Determination theory can help users overcome procrastination. We target how technology can be used to help users write more regularly, since it is a common form of procrastination. Continue reading

EduAware

Each year an estimated 500,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, of which 400,000 reside in middle- or low-income countries. Identifying precancerous cervical lesions is essential to reduce cancer deaths. Low-cost screening methods exist, but there are not enough trained health workers to administer them. To scale up training, organizations …

Spirometry with Vortex Whistle

Research is currently underway with the focus of determining the impact of a portable and cost-effective asthma management system within the young adult and adult age groups, especially using gaming to facilitate proper testing. We’ve developed an iOS application, which interfaces with Apple’s HealthKit, to provide a user-friendly method of …

Pupilware

Cognitive load refers to the amount of effort required by an individual to process information. Dating back more than fifty years the cognitive psychology community has conducted experiments showing that the cognitive load experienced by an individual can be measured using sub-millimeter fluctuations in their pupil size, assessed using medical grade infrared devices known as …