Assisting Mobility via Biomedical Innovation

Current project

Project Snapshot

Are you passionate about making an impact through biomedical innovation?

Assisting Mobility via Biomedical Innovation (AMBI) allows you to embark upon a unique opportunity, to make a difference in the daily lives of wheelchair users.

AMBI

About ChallENG Social Impact Project

Immerse yourself into a ‘hands-on’ social impact project where you will apply innovative technologies to develop a cutting-edge power-assist system.

Attachable onto existing manual wheelchairs, this “state-of-the-art” system will feature a motorised boost with increased environmental awareness. Thereby, increasing user safety, independence and manoeuvrability.

By collaborating on this project, you will expand your knowledge and grow into a more diverse individual.

Who we are looking for 

  • Both Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students are welcome
  • Students must be passionate and have a strong initiative to make an impact within the community
  • Engineering students from all disciplines with relevant technical knowledge or are enthusiastic to upskill are encouraged to join
  • Law, Medicine, Commerce and Industrial Design students who have an interest in biomedical devices are also welcome

 

Why you should join

  • Make an immediate and tangible impact on communities which need it the most 
  • Opportunity to work alongside other like-minded engineering students and gain practical hands-on experience with innovative technologies 

Team Academic Advisor

Shevaani

“Being a part of the ‘AMBI’ team has been a truly enriching experience. I’ve had the amazing opportunity to be able to help the community first-hand while also being able to expand my technical knowledge. I’m also grateful to be a part of a warm and welcoming team, who are always willing to lend a hand. I’m excited to see this project develop and grow throughout the foreseeable future”

Shevaani Rams, Project Lead,
3rd Year, Electrical Engineering and Adv. Science (Physics)