Clive wrote: "Teresa is trying to determine if a wristwatch equipped with an accelerator can be used to measure symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease (PD)."
Maybe you meant an accelerometer. Unless you were thinking the patient's tremors would go from 0-60 in 4 seconds. :-)
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.