EPIC Lab undergrads win international competition!

Congratulations to the EPIC Lab’s Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) team for winning the 2020 VIP Consortium Innovation Competition! Special shout-outs to undergraduates Ji Bok and Luke Donovan, as well as their graduate mentor, Krishan Bhakta, for all of their hard work in creating the video for the competition. To check out their video and to read more about the competition, see this article from the Woodruff School.

New Publication: Machine Learning Model Comparisons of User Independent & Dependent Intent Recognition Systems for Powered Prostheses

Congratulations to Krishan Bhakta, Jonathan Camargo, Luke Donovan, Kinsey Herrin, and Dr. Aaron Young on publishing their new work in IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters! Their work, titled “Machine Learning Model Comparisons of User Independent & Dependent Intent Recognition Systems for Powered Prostheses”, can be found here.

New Publication: Automated gap-filling for marker-based biomechanical motion capture data

Congratulations to Jonathan Camargo, Aditya Ramanathan, Noel Csomay-Shanklin, and Dr. Aaron Young for publishing their new work in Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering! Their work, titled “Automated gap-filling for marker-based biomechanical motion capture data”, can be found here. The open-source code associated with this paper can be found here.

New Publication: Investigating the Impact of the User Interface for a Powered Hip Orthosis on Metabolic Cost and User Comfort

Congratulations to Seung Eun Lee, Claire Kilpatrick, Inseung Kang, Hsiang Hsu, Dr. Walter Lee Childrers, and Dr. Aaron Young for publishing their new work in the Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics! Their work, titled “Investigating the Impact of the User Interface for a Powered Hip Orthosis on Metabolic Cost and User Comfort”, can be found here.