RadMad Lab URAP Projects

URAP = Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program


Radical Mapping

➔ RADICAL MAPPING
A mapping and navigation tool that embodies the knowledge and ways of moving of disabled students.

The prototype for Sense-able Computing input is a magnetic board for connecting code.

SENSE-ABLE COMPUTING
An integrated development environment (IDE) that does not use a screen/keyboard/mouse for teaching early learners coding and robotics.

POSITIVE AIR RESPIRATOR
An affordable, open-source breathable mask design to protect from COVID and wildfires smoke.

Tactile sex ed model of the female reproductive system

GENA: MODELS FOR INCLUSIVE SEX ED
Tactile sex education models for the blind and visually impaired.

Measuring foam to make a wheelchair arm rest model

JOYSTICK IN THE RAIN
An affordable and easy-to-make joystick cover for the power wheelchair.

Free beeps Arduino creation combining an ultrasonic proximity sensor with buzzer

FREE BEEPS
A sensor to help wheelchair/scooter users back up safely.

Prototype of adaptive game controller

ADAPTIVE GAME CONTROLLER
An accessible game controller for people with fine motor skill impairment.

Disabled dog, Val, with RadMad Lab and the ramp they built for him.

A POOCH RAMP
A one-day project to build an accessible ramp for a disabled dog.

LIGHT SENSITIVITY
A way to measure a room’s light quality in order to predict which ones would be problematic for students sensitive to lighting.