2014 News Archive-Quality of Life Technology Center - Carnegie Mellon University

2014 News Archive

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Carnegie Mellon's Inflatable Robotic Arm Inspires Design of Disney's Latest Character

When Don Hall saw a robot arm made of balloons while visiting Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute several years ago, he knew instantly that Baymax, a pivotal character in the animated feature he was co-directing for Disney, also would be an inflatable robot. MORE
Thursday, January 23, 2014

Henry Ford Innovations Joins Carnegie Mellon University’s Quality of Life Technology Center

Henry Ford Innovations – a venture development business unit of the Henry Ford Health System – today announced it will partner with the Quality of Life Technology (QoLT) Center to develop new digital health solutions that aim to improve patient outcomes and the art of transitional care post-discharge.  The formal partnership marks an investment in the QoLT Consortium – a disruptive health care innovation ecosystem that unites leading organizations in support of intelligent systems design for addressing the world’s most urgent challenges in aging and disability. MORE