HOW WE DO
Technology



In its continuous efforts to improve and technologically upgrade its prosthetic devices, Bhagwan Mahaveer Viklang Sahayata Samiti (BMVSS) has established partnerships with various science and technology institutions.

Research partners

  • Stanford University, California, USA
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA
  • The Dow Chemical Company, USA
  • Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
  • Virginia Tech University, Virginia, USA
  • DELFT University, Netherlands
  • Dr Armand Neukerman, founder of Xros, Palo Alto, USA
  • Dow Chemical International Pvt Ltd (Dow India)
  • Indian Space Research Organisation, Thiruvananthapuram, India
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, India
  • Rehabilitation Research Centre, Jaipur, India
  • Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India
  • Sudhir Mehta, Pinnacle Industries, Indore, India
  • Nilesh Patel, Medicaps Industries, Vadodara, India
  • National Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
  • Polymedicure, Delhi, India
Research projects and partners
  • Development of polycentric knee — Stanford University
  • Further development of PU foot — Dow India and MIT
  • Development of braking knee — MIT
  • Development of rough terrain tricycle — MIT
  • Development of terminal device for upper limb prosthesis — Stanford University
  • Development of upper limb prosthesis — Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Designing of data collection software for amputees — Virginia Tech University