Name of the Technology :     Ankle Adjustment  
 
 Disability Sector :                   Locomotor Disability
 
 Function :                                Mobility/ Holding aids, Travelling aids
 
 Category of research :           Upgradation of existing technology/product, New technology/product (not existing in the country)

 Brief description of the product/ technology:

 The aim of the project is to provide flexibility for a lower limb amputee in walking over hilly terrains.This is basically an ankle adjustment to the present prosthetic  supplement legs available in the market. The amputation can either be from the knee or below the knee. The project can be modified for both the cases.
 
  
 Readiness level of the product/technology:                                                              Proof of Concept (alpha level)
 
 Anticipated time to reach the next readiness level:                                                  3 to 6 months
 
 Anticipated time for the technology/product to come in the market:                     18 to 24 months
 
 Any Hindrance(s) being faced w.r.t. the development of product/technology:      Lack of Funds, Lack of Industry Partner

 Anticipated cost:          2000
 
 Contact Details:            P. Shiva Subhashini, Associate Dean-Assistive Technology Lab
                                        Dr. B.V. Raju Institute of Technology
                                        Vishnupur, Narsapur,
                                        Medak District, Telangana, 502313
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