MRM - MARCS Research Meeting 16th February 2021 - Summer Interns presentations

Event Name MRM - MARCS Research Meeting 16th February 2021 - Summer Interns presentations
Start Date 16 Feb 2021 11:00 am
End Date 16 Feb 2021 11:00 am
Description

Join us at the next MRM where our MARCS Summer Interns give an overview of their latest research projects.

The meeting will be held on Bankstown campus room 3.G.55

The meeting will also take place via Zoom ID 839 6390 0819. Password marcs

11am - MARCS Research Meeting

You are invited to the 2021 inaugural MARCS Research Meeting, now being hosted in the new Tuesday time slot.

Every summer, MARCS hosts a diverse group of interns across the different programs under supervision. In the conclusion of their internship, it is a tradition that the MARCS community welcomes them at our weekly MRM. We will hear from nine interns as they each provide an overview of their projects, including methods and results.


Topic: Virtual Reality Rehabilitation for people with a brain injury.
Speaker: Tom Colgrave: “Kai's game, Design and Development”
Supervisor: Anton Bogdanovych

Topic: Digital technologies that support memory.
Speaker: Madeleine Leehy: “Technology use in dementia care: barriers + solutions”
Supervisor: Celia Harris

Topic: HASEL Actuator for pumps and prostheses.
Speaker: Levi Tynan
Supervisor: Gaetano Gargiulo

Topic: Long-range drone tracking and characterisation using neuromorphic event-based cameras.
Speaker: Alex Ryman
Supervisor: Greg Cohen

Topic: Long-range drone tracking and characterisation using neuromorphic event-based cameras.
Speaker: Andrew Smith: 
Supervisor: Greg Cohen

Topic: The impact of music and musical abilities on word learning.
Speaker: Christopher Piller: “Music and Implicit Word Learning”
Supervisor: Paola Escudero

Topic: Using computer vision to analyse interpersonal coordination between mothers and babies.
Speaker: Vidit Sethi
Supervisor: Peter Keller

Topic: "Mummy let's see grandma again": Making video chats fun and engaging for babies and young children.
Speaker: Deeahn Sako
SupervisorTijl Grootswagers

Topic: Using creative arts to cope in changing times.
Speaker: Emily Dunn: “Using the Creative Arts in Times of Change”
Supervisor: Jennifer MacRitchie


We thank you for your continued attendance at the MRM's and look forward to seeing you again.
MARCS staff and students are reminded that all meetings and workshops have an important role in building and maintaining the sense of community which is central to the success of MARCS as a cooperative and energetic research institute.  Your attendance is both welcomed and expected.

The zoom ID is: 839 6390 0819

Link to zoom https://uws.zoom.us/j/83963900819?pwd=bDl5cVVkQWV2d1g4R2xaRFBtYTJiQT09