EWH Meetings for Week of 10/14/2013

Hello Everyone,

 Here is what the EWH board has for you this week:

Tuesday, October 15th @ 5pm in SEL 4018 – Inexpensive Bedside Communication System

This week we will begin learning how to use the Raspberry Pi and setting up the interface of the communication device. No programming experience is necessary, and Ryan will be giving a brief tutorial on the Raspberry Pi.


Wednesday, October 16th @ 5pm in SEL 4018 – Stand Alone Surgical lamp

This week we will reconvene and discuss what research we’ve gotten so far…

Group 1 – Keep exploring lighting systems, and observe how much power they draw

Group 2 – Brainstorming ways of recharging our light. (Fire, Solar, Generator, etc.)

Group 3 – Thinking of ideas for design of housing.


Thursday, October 17th @ 5pm in SEL 4018 – GBM #3

We will be having presentations on the ongoing design projects. In addition, Dr. Kotche will be attending the meeting to listen to the presentations and give her input on the designs.


If you have any questions, please email Tanvi (tjatla2@uic.edu).

Hope to see you all there,

EWH Board