Innovation in routine patient monitoring

Studio 1 Labs, a global leader in fabric sensing technology, developed an intelligent bed sheet that monitors vital signs of hospital patients, without the use of attachments to the body. The bed sheet detects respiratory patterns and transmits the data wirelessly to a computer terminal, automating routine patient monitoring for healthcare workers. And with advanced …Continue reading »

Monitoring water level in real time

ParemTech develops Internet of Things (IoT) devices and accompanying software/firmware for niche embedded applications. The Wainfleet company is the creator of the PTLevel 2.0 device, which measures the water level of cisterns, sumps, and similar enclosures holding liquids. A customer dashboard reports water level and usage data to the owner in real time. To develop …Continue reading »

POSITION AVAILABLE: Public Relations Officer with Research & Innovation team

  Public Relations Officer This posting is for a current student in the Niagara College Public Relations, Journalism or similar program. The Public Relations Officer will support the Research & Innovation Dissemination & Outreach team in writing faculty, student and industry profiles, and project success stories. Duties will also include providing written content to support …Continue reading »

“Superdave” – an out-of-the-ordinary poster boy for Research & Innovation

Ask anyone who has ever worked at Research & Innovation with long-time fixture and Niagara College alumni Dave McKechnie for three adjectives to describe him and most won’t hesitate to offer six. They would agree he’s a high-spirited and clever character, who’s a little eccentric and beyond passionate about his role as Senior Research Associate …Continue reading »