Teammates
The figure-eight drive was developed by the biomechanics group of the class Wheelchair Design for Developing Countries, taught by Amos Winter at MIT during the Spring term of 2007.
 
Members of the design team were:
 
    Xin He
    Department of Chemical Engineering
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology Class of 2009
 
    Katherine Wong
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology Class of 2010
 
    Elizabeth Au
    Department of Chemical Engineering
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology Class of 2007
 
    Lindsay Todman
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Cambridge University Class of 2008
 
    Mario Bollini
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology Class of 2009
 
They were greatly assisted by:
 
    Amos Winter
    Ph.D. Candidate in Mechanical Engineering
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
    Gwyndaf Jones
    Advisor to Massachusetts Institute of Technology D-Lab and WDDC
 
The team may still be reachable at: wddc-biomech (at) mit (dot) edu.
I am reachable at mbollini (at) mit (dot) edu.