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A Truly In-shoe Force Measurement System


Abstract In this work, the development of a novel and a truly in-shoe force measurement system is reported. The device consists of a shoe insole with six thin film piezoresistive sensors and the main circuit board. The piezoresistive sensors are used for the measurement of plantar pressure during daily human activities. The motion sensor mounted on the main circuit board captures kinematic data. In addition, the main circuit board is responsible for the wireless transmission of the data from all the sensors in real-time using BLE protocol. It is housed within the midsole of the shoe, under the medial arch of the foot. The real-time quantitative data and its analyses, enables athletic performance evaluation, biomedical ailment detection, and everyday... (more)
Created Date 2018
Contributor Badarinath, Abhishek (Author) / Kiaei, Sayfe (Advisor) / Bakkaloglu, Bertan (Committee member) / Kitchen, Jennifer (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 42 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Electrical Engineering 2018
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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