Nevan C. Hanumara

Nevan C. Hanumara ( is a research scientist in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Mechanical Engineering’s Precision Engineering Research Group and with the MIT Tata Center for Technology and Design. His research and teaching focuses on human-centered mechanical design, with application in medical settings, emerging markets, and anywhere persons and machines interact.

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IEEE PULSE, Feature September/October 2017
Digital Magnifying Glasses for Low-Vision Learners
A student squinting to see the board or holding a textbook inches from his or her nose often provides the first indication of a visual impairment. For most, the cause is a refractive error, readily correctible with eyeglasses. However, for an... Read more