Chair Coding

On June 2nd, Penn Robotics Student David Li was responsible for making sure Ella’s chair was fully functional with the code from Mr. Binko. After configuring the IDE and updating the board firmware, he uploaded the code to the BlueFruit Feather, which allows Ella to control her chair with switches. Read more…

Finger Covers!!!

On October 13, 2017, Ella Hunt, a disabled young girl diagnosed with SMA Type 1, visited Team 135’s Lab along with her supporting mother, Erica and physical therapist. This time around our team developed small covers for her fingers to prevent the instability of her fingers and also to decrease Read more…