May 17, 2011 WCA Health Care Sensor Networks

On May 17, 2011 in Sunnyvale at Synopsys, the WCA Futures SIG presented “Connect With Sensor Networks. ” John Notor of Notor Research moderated panelists Dr. Somdeb Majumdar of Qualcomm, Dr. Jan Rabaey of UC Berkeley and Dr. Richard Zai of PacketMicro. They discussed deploying wireless sensor networks for health care. Mobile devices can quickly monitor and report vital statistics to patients and professionals. The challenges to build mobile devices are battery-power, miniaturization, reliability, and interference management.

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