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Press Release

Rawalpindi- April 19 2017

NUST students who won   international Championship on Longevity Design held in California, USA  on 30 March 2017 met Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ today . 20 countries participated in the competition. The theme for participants   was focus on improving the quality of life for individuals aging in their homes. 3 member NUST team, Awais Shafiq, Hooriya Anam and Arslan Javed was selected to top 9 teams from different universities across the world  by  a panel of judges of industries from Silicon Valley. NUST team designed Tremor Acquisition and Minimization (TAME) and defeated MIT Virginia Technology, Stanford, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Waterloo, Canada, Cornell, California, Berkeley and Beijing universities in final stage held at Stanford University .  TAME is a wearable device for real time pathological wrist tremor suppression to enable tremor patients perform routine task without assistance. COAS congratulated the team on this outstanding achievement.  Our youth is our asset and we are proud of their achievement for keeping the green flag high, COAS emphasized.