Affordable Personalized 3D Printed Lower Limb Prosthesis


Target: ₹ 30,00,000 ($ 37500)

Raised: ₹ 0 ($ 0)

No. of Donors : 0

Completion Date: 31st December 2023


Objectives of the project:
This project aims to develop a low-cost, well-fitting, cosmetically pleasing, well-functioning socket, which helps the medical community provide customized sockets at an affordable price to needy people. The following objectives are set to fulfill the aim.

  1. A clinical study on lower limb amputated persons and 3D scanning of the stump and development of the CAD model of the socket from the 3D scanned data
  2. FEM analysis of designed sockets (CAD model) and performance evaluation
  3. 3D Printing of a customized socket with natural fiber reinforced composite filament
  4. A fully integrated prosthetic socket design and manufacturing solution with prototype devices

Timeline and Budget:
Year 1: 10 Lakhs
Year 2: 10 Lakhs
Year 3: 10 Lakhs

Proposer Name & Designation:
Dr. Falguni Pati, Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering