Melodia Awarded Patent
ECE Professor Tommaso Melodia was awarded a patent for "Ultrasonic network for wearable devices."
Abstract Source: USPTO
An ultrasonic communication system and method provide a networking framework for wearable devices based on ultrasonic communications. The ultrasonic communication system and method incorporate a set of physical, data link, network and application layer functionalities that can flexibly adapt to application and system requirements to efficiently distribute information between ultrasonic wearable devices.