Hello. We used capacitive sensing to simulate the drums from the Electronic Tom solo from Phil Collins’ “In the Air Tonight.” Because obviously…
I mean, really. How could you not.
This project included Ben Nandin, Ruipeng, Terrence Powell, Zhanping Du (Derrick), and Daisy Nolz.
We connected the Arduino to Max to create a synthesizer that played at the rate of your own heart. You can audibly hear how fast your heart is beating from the sounds. the purpose is to recognize your heart rate in hopes of slowing down and becoming more calm.
Measure the level of toxic masculinity by using these gloves! The more overtly-agressive your handshake is, the more pressure the pressure sensor senses, which lights up the LED.
Using a ruler as a conductive material, I made a switch for the Arduino. I had some extra code to have the two Led lights flash when the switch was turned on!