Innovative Solution for Communicating Emotions Wins Top Prize

Innovative Solution for Communicating Emotions Wins Top Prize

NYUAD first year students Monika Filipovska, Jose Varias, Asfandyar Sirhindi, and Oliver Heyn have developed a t-shirt that can detect the emotional state of autistic children, and transmit that information to monitors on the other side of the room, or around the world. The students’ efforts stood out from over 160 entries to win the Innovator of The Year title,

Inside UAE’s superLab: the ideas hothouse forcing innovation

Who will design the next iPad or create a successor to the Google search engine? The answer may lie in a laboratory at New York University Abu Dhabi, where a new generation of students are finding out if they have what it takes to follow in the footsteps of some of the world’s most brilliant minds.