QoLT Press Kit: CES 2011-Quality of Life Technology Center - Carnegie Mellon University

Visit QoLT at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show:

This year the QoLT Foundry demonstrates 10 innovations and products at CES Booth #3013, including:

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Lean&Zoom

Leaning forward to achieve visual enlargement is natural; magnify any on-screen content automatically by simply leaning forward.

www.leanandzoomllc.com

Health Kiosk

Monitor physical, physiological, cognitive and behavioral status using an integrated, multi-sensor system

dps @ cs.cmu.edu

Virtual Valet

Park or retrieve your vehicle remotely using only your phone or other mobile device.

www.ri.cmu.edu/~navlab

Scratch Input

Enable any large surface - such as walls, furniture, or skin - with ad hoc input capabilities

www.chrisharrison.net

First Person Vision

Analyze a person’s behavior by extracting information about intention from gaze-based data.

devyver+ @ cs.cmu.edu

VIPERware

Materials detection equips devices with “placement awareness” for improved situational response.

www.chrisharrison.net

Soft Robots

Overcome critical safety barriers to close human-robot contact and co-existence with soft robots.

www.cs.cmu.edu/~ssanan

Intuitive Interaction

Touch-sensitive robot skin detects and responds to contact with a person or object.

www.pitt.edu/~bbrewer

Modular Snakebots

Highly articulated mechanisms that can reach locations people and machinery otherwise cannot.

www.modsnake.com

Drive Cap

Detect changes in your driving behavior whether they occur rapidly or infrequently.

nmb32 @ pitt.edu

ces booth #3013

  • 10 innovations
  • 2 start-up companies
  • 1 partner collaboration
  • qolt's first commercial product