Advances in science and technology affect nearly every aspect of our
daily lives, allowing us to solve problems, pursue new ideas, and
create new products to make our lives longer, safer, and more enjoyable.
The projects described here illustrate the goal to understand physical and cognitive challenges people face, and identify the most appropriate technology to create effective assessment methods of human performance.
chasm often exists between the individuals needing a solution and the
technologists providing the solution. Understanding needs is critical
to developing and providing the best solution that helps an individual
overcome a challenge in everyday life.