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Grace Wusk

Adjunct Faculty
Portrait of Grace Wusk in a blue shirt in Kelly Hall
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Policy Analyst

Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy

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  • Virginia Tech: Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, 2021
    • Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics
    • Graduate Certificate in Future Professoriate
  • University of Virginia: B.S., Biomedical Engineering, 2016. Engineering Business Minor

Department Involvement

  • BMES 4984: Wearable Bioinstrumentation¬†(Spring 2021, Spring 2022)

Awards, Honors, and Service

Recent Publications

  • Smith MG, Wusk GC, Nasrini J, Baskin P, Dinges DF, Roma PG, & Basner M. (2021). Effects of six weeks of chronic sleep restriction with weekend recovery on cognitive performance and wellbeing in high-performing adults. Sleep, 44(8).
  • Wusk GC, Abercromby AF, & Gabler HC. (2019). Psychophysiological monitoring of aerospace crew state.¬†Adjunct Proceedings of the 2019 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2019 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers.
  • Wusk GC & Gabler HC. (2018). Non-invasive detection of respiration and heart rate with a vehicle seat sensor. Sensors, 18(5).
  • Wusk GC & Gabler HC. (2017). Evaluation¬†of vehicle-based crash severity metrics using event data recorders. Proceedings of the 25th International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV).