Source BioScience Announces Appointment to the Board
News Jul 03, 2014
Pam is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering with over 30 years’ experience in the manufacturing and engineering industries. She has significant experience in senior leadership roles across a broad spectrum of companies and other organisations including Chesterfield Royal Foundation Trust Hospital and Sheffield Hallam University. Pam was the first woman to be elected as President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and as Master of the Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire.
As electronics become smaller and faster, the adoption of "wearables", like smart watches, has increased. However, like regular computers, wearables are vulnerable to conventional hacking. What if we could use the human body itself to transfer and collect information? This area of research is known as human body communication (HBC).