OVERVIEW

 

Team Project

2015

1 week

Internet of Things

 

MY ROLE

 

Concept generation

Research for programming

Design aesthetic

Model making

 

THE TEAM

 

Alanna Libbrecht

Ankita Arvind

Sanika Kokate

Stamp Siripanich

Vaishnavi Suresh Kumar

METHODS

 

Brainstorming

Spark core programming

Circuitry

Prototyping

Documentation

 

 

CalPal

Connected Nutrition

ANKITA ARVIND

Integrated Product Development

An ambient display to encourage people to eat a balanced diet appropriate to their activity level of each day.

How it works -The ambient display is divided into three parts which represent portions of proteins, whole grains and fruits & vegetables. Each part lights up in a different color. This ambient display is linked to the users Google calendar which has their schedule including their exercise plan. The food proportion depends on the physical activity planned and noted in the Google calendar for each day. This ambient display can be positioned by the user in any part of the house be it kitchen or bedroom. 

 

Red : Protein | Blue : Whole grain | Green : Fruits & veggies

GALLERY - Process