Centaur Human Machine Interface (HMI) optimised for older adults living at home
Interface design of proximity avoidance technology for the Centaur personal electric vehicle (PEV). The Centaur is now at the stage where the human machine interface (HMI) can be adapted for the cognitive and physical considerations of older adults within the control system design.
About the project
Centaur Robotics are the makers of electric vehicles designed to keep people mobile whatever their age. The Centaur is a revolutionary self-balancing, two-wheeled personal electric vehicle. Having previously been awarded funding by Design Age Institute in 2022, they have now been awarded further funding to optimise the Human Machine Interface of their vehicles for the cognitive and physical consideration of older adults.