UAB Summer Camps
The University of Alabama at Birmingham hosts several summer camps on campus each year. Presented by UAB departments and groups, the camps offer fun activities for children and easy and convenient choices for parents. Check this page for updates and camps added as they become available.
February 09, 2018

Engineering 2018: Biosensors and Applications, Biomedical Devices camp

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This camp offers campers not only the chance to measure various bio-signals of the human body but also to build and control bionic hands, devices for measuring heart pulses and body temperatures, devices for hearing tests, and work on many other exciting projects.

Learn the basics of embedded computers that are present in almost all smart devices and portable medical devices. Intro-level computer programming and basic understanding of electronics may be required. Campers will have five days of learning about embedded systems and programming biomedical devices and sensors, with a lot of new experiences in biomedical engineering. Lunch and snacks will be provided.

Contact: Abidin Yildirim, Ph.D., or 205-975-3388

Address: Hoen 101, 1720 2nd Ave. South, Birmingham, AL 35294-44440

Ages: 12-16

Dates: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 25-29, 2018

Cost: $325

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