Josh Miele


Though Ken Perry and Josh Miele are both blind, their lack of vision doesn’t prevent them from designing and building their own electronic hardware.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with them about the Blind Arduino Project as well as other tools that enable blind people of all ages to participate in the vibrant global culture of hardware prototyping.

Cal Alumni Association

Josh Miele is a blind scientist at Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute.  He and his team create and test new ideas aimed at improving how visually impaired people perform the daily tasks of life.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Josh about his research and some of the concepts he has worked on including tactile maps, touch pens and YouDescribe.