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