Chaqueta “biónica” es la carta chilena en concurso mundial de innovación (in spanish)

Chaqueta “biónica” es la carta chilena en concurso mundial de innovación (in spanish)

2013 Intel Global Challenge, California. Two electric engineers and one designer created a garment that alerts industrial workers about environmental risks. First prize will receive US$50,000.

Eduardo Vera, CMM Innovation Manager, guided Mauricio Contreras and Erick Atenas thesis, wich laid the foundation of this further development. The prototype was tested at chilean mining company Codelco‘s Andina Division, with support from the Center for Mathematical Modeling.

 

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Source: El Mercurio (newspaper, Chile), October 10, 2013 – page A14

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Posted on Oct 10, 2013 in In the Media