Bio-Sense-Us with Biosensors

A biosensor is an analytical device that converts a biological response into an electrical signal. The term biosensor is often used for sensor devices used to determine the concentration of substances...

Designing PCB Antennas

With the introduction of many applications into the 2.4 GHz and 915 MHz bands for commercial and consumer use, the demand for compact PCB antennas operating in the ISM bands is...

Portable/Handheld Blood Pressure Monitor Design

A blood pressure (BP) meter or a device used to measure blood pressure is available in a number of models, ranging from professional monitors used in health care facilities to inexpensive,...

Bionic Lenses Adding Capabilities to Human Vision

Bionic means utilising electrical and mechanical devices for assisting human beings. A bionic lens is a transmissive, optical, micro-electrical device constructed on a polymer-type material. The lens resembles a regular contact...

FieldTrip: An Open Source MATLAB Toolbox for Biomedical Signal Analysis

FieldTrip is an open source MATLAB toolbox that helps in the analysis of non-invasive and invasive electrophysiological data including magnetoencephalography (MEG) and electroencephalogram (EEG) signals. The software provides a common platform for...

Portable Medical Electronics: What’s Inside?

Portable medical devices are improving the healthcare for millions of people. Sophisticated yet affordable, these devices let users monitor their vital signs themselves at home and on the go. Products such...

Power of Analogue Design

  June 01, 2013: Today, life is full of electronics. Electronic products are everywhere around us. From the time we wake up in the morning to the time we sleep at night,...

Trend of Bringing the Doctor Home via Telemedicine Gaining Popularity

  A recent report titled ‘Foreseeing the Future of Healthcare’ by Wipro and Dun & Bradstreet India revealed that while 70 per cent of India’s population resides in rural areas, only one-fourth...

Radiation-A Concern, iDose4-The Solution

  Diagnostic radiology tests utilising various imaging equipment like CT/X-ray are essential to arrive at an accurate diagnosis. iDose4 is an iterative-based reconstruction technology introduced by Philips in its CT scanners through...

The Bionic Body

  Bionics (biology plus electronics) is a branch of science that deals with the application of living systems and biological methods, to design and implement engineering systems. Extensive research in this field...