Internet of Medical Things

Tiny microsupercapacitor for wearable devices

Tiny microsupercapacitor for wearable devices

A tiny microsupercapacitor (MSC) that is as small as the width of a person's fingerprint and can be integrated directly with an electronic chip has been developed.

Printed electronics could charge out of thin air

Printed electronics could charge out of thin air

Researchers have developed a new approach to printed electronics which allows ultra-low power electronic devices that could recharge from ambient light or radiofrequency noise.

3D printed transparent fibers can sense breath

3D printed transparent fibers can sense breath

Researchers used 3D printing techniques to make electronic fibres, each 100 times thinner than a human hair, creating sensors beyond the capabilities of conventional film-based devices.

IoT results-oriented exercise system for social distancing

IoT results-oriented exercise system for social distancing

An IoT system that allows geneticists, nutritionists, clinicians and exercise physiologists to work together remotely encourages middle-aged and elderly people to train using Interval Walking Training.

Cloud vs.edge computing: rethinking healthcare infrastructure

Cloud vs.edge computing: rethinking healthcare infrastructure

Newer concepts like edge computing are regularly discussed alongside the cloud within the healthcare sector, often as if they are each exclusive approaches to infrastructure. However, using one does not eradicate the ability to utilise the other.

A wearable COVID-19 early warning system

A wearable COVID-19 early warning system

A remote early warning system for the detection of COVID-19 symptoms among frontline medical staff is showing promising results.