Engineering Team
Profile Tissue Stiffness
Amit Maurya
Ex Research Assistant
BETiC Lab IIT Bombay
Mumbai
amit.maurya@betic.org

Amit Maurya holds B.Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay . His areas of interest are Product Design, Electronics and Medical imaging.

He was awarded the 'Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award 2013' for his innovative lake cleaning equipment, the "Robotic Dredger".

He works on developing a Tissue Stiffness diagnosis device for Diabetic foot in collaborations with Dr. Rajini Mullerpatan , Director of MGM Physiotheraphy Hospital, Mumbai

He left BETiC to join the start-up company AlgoSurg which is been incubated by another Ex BETiCian Dr. Vikas Karade

Tissue Stiffness Measuring Device helps in diagnosing diabetic foot ulcer patients. A plastic probe pushes and indents the foot skin, while recording and characterizing the tissue. Development team includes Amit Maurya and Rupesh Ghyar, BETiC, IIT Bombay; and Dr. Rajani Mullerpatan, MGM Hospital.
Current status: The device includes mechanical, electronic and software components, all of which have been developed and assembled. It has been tested by Dr. Rajani's team on both healthy and diabetic patients and the data is being analyzed.

Patent filed: A.Maurya, R. Ghyar, R. Mullerpatan, B. Ravi, "Tissue Stiffness detection device for Diabetic foot".