2010-2011 Projects

BME Senior Design Projects

Student affiliations: 

Biomedical Engineering (BME) 
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) 
Occupational Therapy (OT) 
Physical Therapy (PT) 

Primary Faculty & Mentors:

BME: Mark Ruegsegger, PhD, PE 
David Lee, PhD 
EEIC: Peter Rogers, PhD 
MAE: Robert Siston, PhD 
Erin Hutter, MS 
OT: Theresa Berner, MOT, OTR/L, ATP 
PT: Jane Case-Smith, EdD, OTR/L, FAOTA 
Rehab Eng: Carmen DiGiovine, PhD, ATP, RET 



Completed Projects (PDFs)


1. Midline Gait Trainer



2. Team Happy Trails – Off-Road Wheelchair Attachment



3. Modified Patient Lift



4. Seating and Mobility Toolkit



5. Mobile Arm Support



6. Redesigned Walker



7. Home Cervical Traction Device



8. Assistive Transfer Device for Adaptive Sports



9. Passive Continuous Hip Circumduction



10. Pick Me Communication System



11. See Sharp – Low Vision Music Aid