Hk Maker Lab – Daily Updates







Hk Maker Lab – Daily Updates


8/24/17 - Final Pitch Event

After six weeks of hard work, our students presented their creations at the final pitch event. Congratulations to all of our talented Hk Maker Lab engineers!

8/17/17 - The Home Stretch

As the last week of the program looms, E-Z-Extract are working hard to complete their prototype for a retained placenta extraction device.

8/15/17 - Voila Moments

Beatrice Mhando and her team Sterilight got their lighting system working for their UV-based needle sterilization project!

8/10/17 - Prototyping

One of our project groups, SEAL, working with Dr. Kyle to refine their prototype for a device to prevent the inhalation of air pollution.

8/1/17 - Brainstorming

Our students are hard at work brainstorming ideas for their engineering design projects!

7/31/17 - EMG Lab

In the final instrumentation lab, our students used Arduinos to measure and record the electrical activation of their muscles.

7/25/17 - EKG lab

Today, our Hk Maker Lab students used electret microphones and amplifying circuitry to observe their own heart sounds on the oscilloscopes.

7/19/17 - Respiratory monitor lab

Our students are hard at work using the fabrication tools in the Columbia Biomedical Engineering Lab to create devices that can accurately measure a person’s rate of breathing.

7/17/17 - Hk Maker Lab 2017 kicks off

Today is the first day of Hk Maker Lab 2017! We can’t wait to see what fantastic designs these students come up with over the next six weeks.