Jiacheng Jason HeDana Abusalah
Published © GPL3+

Got Your Back

This ergonomic-sensitive chair add-on will help you chair-ish your health!

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Things used in this project

Hardware components

CC3100BOOST SimpleLink CC3100 Wi-Fi BoosterPack
Texas Instruments CC3100BOOST SimpleLink CC3100 Wi-Fi BoosterPack
Grove Starter Kit for LaunchPad
Seeed Grove Starter Kit for LaunchPad
Grove Ultrasonic Ranger
Chair Lumbar Support
MSP-EXP432P401R SimpleLink MSP432 LaunchPad
Texas Instruments MSP-EXP432P401R SimpleLink MSP432 LaunchPad

Software apps and online services

Texas Instruments Energia
IBM BlueMix


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Rough Sketch

Neither of us are hardware design experts, and we didn't print a fancy PCB or anything. Rather, simply connecting the BoosterPacks properly and plugging the sensor in the right ports was good enough for us.
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Energia Code

This code is flashed onto the LaunchPad. It checks sensors, checks for configuration updates via WiFi, and tells the computer when to display alerts.


Jiacheng Jason He

Jiacheng Jason He

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Dana Abusalah

Dana Abusalah

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