IEEE Student Branch Develops a High-Tech Recycling System

In this video, watch how the project has improved processes and led to new employment opportunities

1 May 2017

The Clarkson University IEEE Student Branch, in Potsdam, N.Y., and the Mohawk Valley Section received a US $8,800 EPICS in IEEE grant to create a recycling intake system. The system includes electric meters to count containers and calculate payments to customers. A user-friendly graphical interface was added to control and read the meters as well as analyze data. IEEE Life Fellow Charles Robinson, director of Clarkson University’s Center for Rehabilitation Engineering, helped spearhead the project.

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