Hi, I am Ali and my mission is to accelerate and democratize innovation in emerging fields by building and deploying novel tools and integrated development platforms; to empower makers, researchers, engineers, and artists with new opportunities to rapidly bring projects to life, enabling them to create the futures they envision. I am an HCI researcher and a PhD student at MIT Media Lab.

alims at media dot mit dot edu

Selected Research Projects

FlowIO

Modular, Integrated Pneumatics Development Platform for Soft Robotics Actuation and Control

Wearable Sanitizer

Open-Source, On-Body Sanitizer for the COVID Pandemic

General Purpose PCB Designs

Arduino Libraries

DAC Library


Arduino Pneumatics Library


Pressure Sensor Library


Miscellaneous and Archived Works