The Sienko Research Group comprises the Sensory Augmentation and Rehabilitation Laboratory (SARL) and the Laboratory for Innovation in Global Health Technology (LIGHT).
The Sensory Augmentation and Rehabilitation Laboratory focuses on the design, development, and evaluation of medical devices, especially for balance-impaired populations such as individuals with vestibular loss, cerebellar ataxia, and the elderly. (more..)
The Laboratory for Innovation in Global Health Technology uses design ethnography techniques to co-creatively design and assess cost-effective technology solutions to healthcare challenges in low-income countries. Additionally, we conduct research on design methodologies and engineering education (more..)