Anita Raja

Professor of Computer Science, Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Programs

EID 101 Engineering Design and Problem Solving Fall 2016 > Project Kutembea Page

Project Kutembea*

Objective: To work in multidisciplinary teams to design, fabricate and build low-cost lower limb prosthetics using raw material local to Soroti, Uganda. It must cost < $40, be  robust in rugged terrains, tropical climate, be easy to maintain and production process should be reproducible locally.

*kutembea is "to walk" in Swahili

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