Senior Design Projects

  • EasySiTS-An Assistive Device for Patients with Cerebral Palsy and Knee Injuries Charles Fayal Charles (ECE), Sean Kivney (ECE), John Hodorowski (ECE), Keval Vyas (BME), Tylur Craddock (BME), Tapan Dalal (BME), Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Prof. Shalabh Gupta (ECE)

(The one of two WOW! Senior Design of School of Engineerings projects selected to represent the University at the April 13th USG event at the Capitol),  2016

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  • Shoulder Sliding Platform: A Rehabilitation Device to Safety and Effectively Increase Shoulder Range of Motion in Post-Operative Patient

Alec Fabbri, Joe Willett, Erin Barrett Christian O’shea, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr.Greg Gomlinski (UCHC), 2016

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  • Design and Testing of Exercise Equipment for Wheelchair Users

Kate Craddock, Danielle Soucie. Alexis Henry, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2016

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  • Meal Assistance Orthosis Design for Patient with Cerebral Palsy (CP)

Sindhu Manava (Biophysics), Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2016

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  • Dynamic and Multi-Systems Approach for Evaluating Leg Injury

Nick Lombardi, John Chomack, Ryan Schafer, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME),  2015

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  • Virtual Reality Technology for Gait Rehabilitation of Trans-Tibial Amputees

Gavin Donahue, Daniel Gero, Dennis Ping, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr. Susan D’Andrea (VA, Providence, RI), 2015

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  • Next Generation ACL

Dillon Florence, Josh Ginsberg, John Shea, Adam Eichen, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Mr. David Spenciner (J&J, Mitek, Raynham, MA), 2015

 

Intellectual Property under discretion J&J DuPuy., Raynham, MA

 

  • Rehabilitation Device for Sit-to-Stand Assistance

Rachelle Aekins (BME), Shaniel Bowen (BME), Evita Vigante ECE), James Yee (ECE), Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Prof. Shalabh Gupta (ECE), 2015

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  • Spinal Fusion Bone Graft Delivery System

David Considine, Dylan Freund, Spencer Warshauer, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2014

 

Intellectual Property under discretion SpineWave, Shelton, CT

 

  • Testing Device for Quantifying Error in Force Plates

Jonathan Kaplan, Mireille Kelley, John Williams, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2014

 

Intellectual Property under discretion AMTI, Watertown, MA

 

  • Dual Actuated Gait Rehabilitation Treadmill Implementing Virtual Reality and Visual Postural Feedback

Mikhail Rudinskiy, Michael Bula, Tyler Stahl, Nicole Davies, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr. Susan D’Andrea (VA, Providence, RI), 2014

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  • Circular Stapler User Compression Determination Device (CSUCDD)

Sonia Bader, A. Girelli, O. Paslavski, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2014

 

Intellectual Property under discretion Medtronic, North Haven, CT

 

  • Thermal Gradients During Arthroscopic Surgery Using Radio Frequency Electrodes

James Bickerstaff, Michael Gerhard, Seth Malinowski, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Mr. David Spenciner (J&J), 2014

 

Intellectual Property under discretion J&J DuPuy., Raynham, MA

 

  • Research to Ascertain Correlation Between Different Shoulder Injuries and Resulting Intra Articular Pressure-Profile During Abduction

Julia Höfer (University of Munich, Germany), Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Schlüter Prof. Dipl.-Phys. Armin Giebel,  2014

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  • Vital Signs Monitor Project

Jacob Ryan Adams, David Knoff, Maysarah Shahabuddin, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Prof. J.Enderle (BME), 2013

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  • Ultrasound Mediated Non-Union Fracture Repair Device

Nicholas L.Calistri, Yvonne Christina Nanakos, Aimon Iftikhar, Kelly Lynn Stratton, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr. Y.Khan (UCHC), 2013

 

Intellectual Property under discretion Dr.Khan, Institute of Regenerative Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

 

  • Bioactive bandage for enhanced tissue regeneration

Jeffrey Robert Giara, Christian William Gibney, Eross Sogo-An Guadalupe,

Thomas Patrick Bachant, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr.Kumbar (UCHC),  2013

 

Intellectual Property under discretion Dr.Kumbar, Institute of Regenerative Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

 

  • Novel polysaccharide derived interference screws for orthopedic applications Benjamin Deckert Roberts, Derek Timothy Holyoak, Alexander Lee Werne, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr. Kumbar (UCHC), 2013

 

Intellectual Property under discretion Dr.Kumbar, Institute of Regenerative Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

 

  • Device to monitor and control the real-time pressures for the Intra-Articular Hydraulic Distension treatment of “Stiff Shoulder” Syndrome

Vesselin Nikolaev Zlatev, Kyle Robert Bagshaw, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2013

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  • Design of a Laparoscopic Trocar Duckbill Seal Fixture Device

Andrew Jean Garofalo, Jacob Charles Baril, Omkar Rajashekhar Betageri, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), 2013

 

Intellectual Property under discretion Medtronic, North Haven, CT

 

  • Optimized cervical plate design based on biodegradable natural polymer material

Andrew Ryan Carney, Kyle Matthew Ward, Casey Charles McDermott, Prof. Krystyna Gielo-Perczak (BME), Dr.Kumbar (UCHC), 2013

cin and Kumbar, Institute of Regenerative Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

 

Intellectual Property under discretion Dr. Lauren and Dr.Kumbar, Institute of Regenerative Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT