Health and Well Being
Prof. Purba Joshi
This project will be exhibited at Design Degree Show 2015, 13th to 17th June.
Wearable Health Monitoring Device
This project aims at helping the mid-aged earning category in the metros, by predicting the risk factors that occurs due to their life style. Being in a busy city, they have a very busy life style which makes it difficult for them to take care of their health. By having this wearable device, the monitoring of the vital parameters like heartbeat and Spo2 along with their physical activity level will happen involuntarily. This project targets only those people who are in touch with the computer and wireless connectivity , or have a basic idea about the technologies. The wearable device along with the connected smart-phone helps the user to be in the vicinity of their close ones always. The device functions as an involuntary bridge between the user and their closed ones, giving the user a feeling that he or she is not alone.
The project includes selection of concept based on user survey and market study. An in depth study of the forms were done in all possible directions to come up with the form which can accommodate both male and female users.
The project also includes the design of a mobile application to work along with the device. Various visual elements were designed so that the user interaction becomes simple and friendly.