APPENDIX: Research Centers Active in Technology for Living Environments

Nursebot: Robotic assistants for the elderly from Carnegie Mellon University, University of Michigan. Pittsburgh, and University of Michigan (

Aware Home Research Initiative at Georgia Institute of Technology (

Center for Future Health at the University of Rochester (

Changing Places/House_n: The MIT Home of the Future Consortium (

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technology for Successful Aging at the University of Florida (

Assisted Interactive Dwelling (AID) House in Edinburgh, Scotland (

Gloucester Smart Home for People with Dementia (

Extending Quality of Life for Older People (EQUAL) initiative in the United Kingdom (

Helen Hamlyn Research Centre, Royal College of Art in London, England (

Research Group for Inclusive Environments, University of Reading, England (

Institute of Human Ageing, Department of Primary Care, University of Liverpool (

Age Concern Institute of Gerontology, King′s College London, England (

Honeywell Independent LifeStyle Assistant™ ( For a list of related projects and products, see

Assisted Cognition project at the University of Washington (

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