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MVL Seminar: Faisil Karmali (MEEI) (9a, 2/21, 33-116) Mon, 02/12/2018

“Behavioral impacts of sensory imprecision assayed by vestibular thresholds”

Faisal Karmali, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Instructor in Otolaryngology
Massachusetts Eye and Ear

Abstract:

The last...

MVL Meeting: Lab walk-through and org meeting (9a, 2/14, 37-146) Mon, 02/12/2018

Instead of a lab meeting, please meet in the main lab to prep for the lab organizatino effort and do a walk-through of the lab spaces.

MVL Meeting: First meeting for Spring 2018 (9a, 2/7, 33-116) Tue, 02/06/2018

NOTE: Change of room from last term to 33-116 !!

Join us for the first meeting of the Spring term.

MVL Seminar: Aditi Gupta (10a, 1/24, 33-218) Tue, 01/16/2018

** NOTE ** Starting time is 10am!

Investigating relationships between human-exosystem adaptation and baseline sensorimotor & cognitive tests to improve system fluency

Aditi Gupta
PhD Student, Medical Engineering...

MVL Seminar: Robert Hinshaw (9a, 33-218, 11/17) Wed, 01/10/2018

Robert Hinshaw

MEMP Bioastronautics
Harvard-MIT Health Science & Technology (HST) Program

Abstract

The central nervous system,...

MVL Meetings and Seminars will start again in January 2018! Wed, 12/13/2017

No other MVL Meetings or seminars are scheduled for the rest of the year! Enjoy a safe and happy holiday and we will resume in January!

MVL Seminar: Aditi Gupta (9a, 12/13, 33-218) Fri, 12/08/2017

Investigating relationships between human-exosystem adaptation and baseline psycho-motor tests to improve system fluency

Aditi Gupta
PhD Student, Medical Engineering & Medical Physics (MEMP)
Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences...

MVL Seminar: Cait Crawford (9a, 12/6, 33-218) Wed, 11/29/2017

Deep Learning for Real-time Human Activity Recognition on Mobile Phones
Cait Crawford & Jorge Ortiz, IBM Research
Mark Nutter, ARM Research

In this talk we present a deep learning based technique for human activity classification that runs in real time on...

MVL Seminar: Aleksandra Stankovic (9a, 11/29. 33-218) Mon, 11/27/2017

 

Assessing Human Performance: Operational Metrics for Spaceflight Analogues

 

Aleksandra Stankovic, PhD
Experimental Psychologist and Aerospace Human Factors Engineer

Draper Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of...

MVL Seminar: Ron Lang (9a, 11/15, 33-218) Thu, 11/09/2017

THE LAST GREAT ADVENTURE

Speaker:  Ron Lang, Chief Engineer Apollo Space Suit

Ron Lang, M.E., CCNY, 1955 will present a talk based on his experiences as the Systems Project Manager for United Technologies’ contribution to the Project Apollo Space suit and Backpack...