Researchers Use Wearables, Mobile Devices to Study Workplace Performance

Mobile devices help individuals monitor various aspects of their health and wellness, from heart rate to nutrition to sleep. Now researchers hope to find out if mobile sensor technology can also help individuals improve effectiveness at work.

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame are conducting an extensive $7.9 million, 21-month study focused on working professionals in cognitively demanding positions, such as engineers, programmers and managers in high-stress occupations. The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) is funding the study.

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February 12, 2018

Science and TechnologyAaron StriegelCollege of EngineeringComputer Science and EngineeringDigest190ResearchUniversity of Notre DameWireless Institute