|Case Study: Medical instrumentation (Calypso Medical, Seattle, WA)
Issue at Hand - Need to provide real-time guidance to clinicians and doctors on the position of tumors during radiation treatment and surgery.
Services Rendered - Developed proprietary miniature implantable marker and radio frequency source for energizing marker; constructed prototypes.
Case Study: Acoustics and audio (Etymotic Research, Elk Grove Village, IL)
Issue at Hand - Need for wide-dynamic range miniature sound level measurement systems.
Services Rendered - Developed circuitry and firmware for sound level measurement, including proprietary electronics and embedded firmware.
Case Study: Solar power / public health
Issue at Hand - Need for practical, solar-powered system for mosquito control.
Services Rendered - Developed apparatus utilizing solar energy to power and control the generation of carbon dioxide for the purpose of trapping and killing mosquitos.