Research

The Penn Smart Chair

The Penn Smart Chair

Faculty: Vijay Kumar

Project Homepage: http://kumar.cis.upenn.edu/smartchair/

This project is an effort at the GRASP Laboratory to develop a new technology in the form of a smart wheelchair. This device is equipped with a virtual interface and on-board cameras that enable the subject to navigate on the ground by interacting with the virtual system interface or use one of the built-in control algorithms.