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Hospital Sensors

A photograph of children in wheelchairs playing an augmented reality game.

Rose Bell runs through a test crisis situation while wearing an assortment of sensors in the University of Michigan School of Nursing in Ann Arbor, MI on April 27, 2019. Bell and other nursing school participants put on an array of sensors to their bodies as part of research project of understanding and modeling the impact of occupant energy usage by Carol Menassa, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Vineet Kamat, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Photo: Joseph Xu/Michigan Engineering, Communications & Marketing