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BSc Remote Medicine at Hackspace: Prototyping a low cost, continuous oxygen saturation probe

BSc Remote Medicine at Hackspace: Prototyping a low cost, continuous oxygen saturation probe

Vicky Earl and Ellie Morgan completed a 15 week project with BSc Remote Medicine at Hackspace, and both worked on developing a device to monitor oxygen saturation to predict Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) in the wearer. Read more

BSc Remote Medicine at Hackspace: Building a device to measure Acute Mountain Sickness

BSc Remote Medicine at Hackspace: Building a device to measure Acute Mountain Sickness

Callum Sowden completed a 15 week project with his course BSc Remote Medicine at Hackspace, where he designed and built a device to measure respiratory rate and facilitate earlier prediction and detection of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). Read more

Imperial startup developing hygiene-verification technology raises £625,000

Imperial startup developing hygiene-verification technology raises £625,000

FreshCheck, a startup developing colour-change tools for hygiene verification, has raised £625,000 seed investment from investors including the ICIF. Read more

The DigiFAB Hackathon 2021: our challenge and how we hacked it

The DigiFAB Hackathon 2021: our challenge and how we hacked it

Undergraduate students, Jiayue Feng and Sandeepa Tuladhar (both Chemistry with Molecular Physics) and Shannan Huang (Chemical Engineering) teamed up in the DigiFAB Hackathon to build a low-cost automated liquid handling platform. Read more

Hack it! Reflecting on the 2021 DigiFAB Hackathon

Hack it! Reflecting on the 2021 DigiFAB Hackathon

Undergraduate students Kin Weng Chao and Yuchen Lou (both Chemistry) and Way Gene Hoo (Chemical Engineering) took part in this year’s DigiFAB Hackathon Challenge. Here they tell us more about the challenge, how they hacked it and what they learnt along the way. Read more

3D Virtual tour of White City Campus

3D Virtual tour of White City Campus

A new 3D virtual experience of the Campus has been designed to showcase its unique spaces during challenging times. Read more

Excellence in health and safety celebrated

Excellence in health and safety celebrated

The winners of this year’s Provost’s Awards for Excellence in Health and Safety have been announced. Read more

Scores of Imperial students make semi-finals of Mayor’s Entrepreneur competition

Scores of Imperial students make semi-finals of Mayor’s Entrepreneur competition

21 students from Imperial have made the semi-finals of the Mayor’s annual Entrepreneur competition. Read more

MedTech SuperConnector: Collaborating & Networking on Cohort Three

MedTech SuperConnector: Collaborating & Networking on Cohort Three

The Imperial-led medical technology entrepreneurship programme MedTech SuperConnector (MTSC) has graduated its third cohort of entrepreneurs. Read more

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