Category: iWSN

Lectures on WSN

Water-based “Band-Aid” Electronic Sensor

Water-based “Band-Aid” that can sense temperature by lighting up and potentially could deliver medicine to the skin has been designed my MIT engineers. According to researchers, Xuanhe Zhao, the Robert N. Noyce Career Development Associate Professor in MIT’s Department of…

Ingestible Sensor that Monitor Vital Signs

A new way to monitor vital signs using ingestible sensor that measures heart and breathing rates from within the digestive tract has been invented at MIT. In the near future, doctors will be able to use to monitor patients’ vital…

Advantages of Contiki 3.0

In August, the Contiki developers announced the release of Contiki 3.0, the latest version of the open source IoT operating system. This version is a huge step up from the 2.x branch and brings support for new and exciting hardware,…