Introducing the current 2019 Combine Cohort…
About: Canairy is a machine learning model deployed in smart home devices to detect the presence and progression of respiratory diseases such as asthma, COPD, and lung cancer.
Universities: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Carnegie Mellon University; Cornell University; New York University; and The New School.
Team Members: Rayees Rahman, Chi-Chi Bello, Emily Wang, Amy Lei, Flora Wu, Jennifer Hsieh, Alexandra De Rosa.
About: We provide indoor way-finding using augmented reality to guide users to the resources they need.
Universities: NYU Tandon School of Engineering.
Team Members: Abhimanyu Dhawan, Kush Shah, Zafir Hasan, Norman Green, Su-Ping Yu.
About: DeepViz helps build explainable and interpretable machine learning products and services.
University: NYU Tandon School of Engineering.
Team Members: Parvez Kose, Alberto Chierici.
About: eWitness is a platform for journalists, investigators and activists to prove authenticity of digital photo/video evidence they capture using their smart phone cameras, so that their audience can be assured that "seeing is indeed believing".
Universities: CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice; and NYU Tandon School of Engineering.
Team Members: Shweta Jain, Nasir Memon, Priyanka Samanta, Kumar Ramansenthil.
My Brain and Me
About: We are developing a platform that crowdsources neuroimaging and behavioral trait data and returns an interactive user interface and information on participants’ brain scans.
Universities: Columbia University Medical Center; and New York State Psychiatric Institute.
Team Members: Spiro Pantazatos, Mike Schmidt, Katie Surrence.
About: We are utilizing virtual reality to develop ophthalmology diagnostics that catch blindness before it strikes, enabling early intervention and vision preservation.
Universities: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; and NYU College of Global Public Health.
Team Members: Aashay Patel, Andrew Warburton, Randal Serafini, Aly Valliani, Pinkey Patel.
About: Swift is a platform with voice interface for better collaboration in product design and development.
University: NYU Interactive Telecommunications Program.
Team Members: Mengzhen Xiao, Lin Zhang.
About: VettNews makes citizens more savvy about news and news providers more transparent with the public.
Universities: The King’s College; and McCandlish Phillips Journalism Institute.
Team Members: Peter Freeby, Brian Ourien, Princess Jones, Paul Glader.
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