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Aydin, Mucahit (author)
This project is an initiative of the Department of Surgery in Maasstad Ziekenhuis. In the department, two types of patients undergo abdominal surgery: 1) mobile obese patients and, 2) patients with cancer. These types of patients need personal contact and guidance, especially patients with cancer. However, nurses are overwhelmed with work and...
master thesis 2019
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Verhoeckx, Josien (author)
TThis project started out as a quest to find a meaningful application for the electroluminescent material: a phenomenom where a plane of phosphor is lit up when an alternating current is run through it. The material has several unique properties which make it perfect for application on smart wearables:It emits light, it is paper thin, it is...
master thesis 2018
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Rao, Shashank (author)
Sleep is a natural state of our mind and body during which our muscles heal and our memories are consolidated. It is such a habitual phenomenon that we have been viewing it as another ordinary task in our day-to-day life. However, owing to the current fast-paced, technology-driven generation, we are letting ourselves be sleep-deprived, giving...
master thesis 2018
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Voorendt, Jesper (author)
Behavioral treatment shows long-term success among children with AD(H)D, but is often expensive and hard to bring into practice. Flowy is a wristband that supports behavioral interventions by giving rhythmic vibrations as reminders for behavioral change.
Rhythmic vibrations on the wrist have shown to have a calming effect, and can alert...
master thesis 2018
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Zhang, Xinjie (author)
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental disorder that can develop after having experienced a traumatic event and in which a person experiences trauma-related symptoms or impairments in everyday functioning that last for at least a month and sometimes for life (Friedman, F2015). In order to be diagnosed with PTSD, a person must have...
master thesis 2018
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Hidalgo Araya, Marco (author)
Deterioration of gait and balance, whether from aging, disease, or injury, has been linked to reduced mobility and increased risk of falling. Wearable sensing technologies, such as inertial measurement units (IMUs), may augment clinical assessments by providing continuous gait and balance data at an increased resolution. The objective of this...
master thesis 2018
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Marquez Alvarado, Guillermo (author)
It is known that the distinctive relationship of the Millennial generation with technology has brought two icons of the current lifestyle, mobile phones and online social networks, which it is often considered as a badge of generational identity. The accelerated rise of smart devices has enabled modern society to reach amazing levels of...
master thesis 2018
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de Jong, Puk (author)
Driving a significant part of the global economy, fashion represents one of the world’s leading industries. Currently, the fashion industry is radically reshaping by the forces of technology, globalisation and shifting consumer values. The top 3 words executives used to describe the fashion industry in 2016 were: uncertain, changing and...
master thesis 2017
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Croockewit, A. (author)
The start of the project is the question from Schiphol: What are the possibilities of wearable technologies at the operational departments of Schiphol?
master thesis 2017
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Naji, S. (author)
This thesis examined what makes a device wearable and the role of technology in street music culture. The research uncovered the unused potential of a wearable for every day life in contrast to stage or home usage. Bringing digital music performance as a social jamming interaction into the public context appeared to be a natural step with regard...
master thesis 2016
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Moreno Soler, L. (author)
This project is a case study focused on finding a way of integrating ubiquitous technology into a wearable appliance. This appliance assists artistic gymnasts for core position correction during practice on the balance Beam. It is expected that the correction of the core will help develop muscle memory for standing position on the beam and will...
master thesis 2011
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