ELEC 559 - INNOVATION LAB - MOBILE HEALTH
Long Title: INNOVATION LAB FOR MOBILE HEALTH
Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Course Type: Laboratory
Credit Hours: 3
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Description: This course will be an innovation lab for mobile health products. The students will organize themselves in groups with complementary skills and work on a single project for the whole semester. The aim will be to develop a product prototype which can then be demonstrated to both medical practitioners and potential investors. For successful projects with an operational prototype, the next steps could be applying for OWLspark (Rice accelerator program) or crowd sourcing (like Kickstarter) and/or work in Scalable Health Labs over summer. ELEC Juniors can also continue the project outcomes as a starting point for their senior design. Additional course work required beyond the undergraduate course requirements. Cross-list: BIOE 534, Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: ELEC 419. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ELEC 559 if student has credit for ELEC 419. Repeatable for Credit.