Awards


2012 MassChallenge Diamond Award for GRIT and the Leveraged Freedom Chair

2012 Fast Company Innovation Award for Leveraged Freedom Chair in partnership with Continuum

2011 Red Dot Award for Leveraged Freedom Chair in partnership with Continuum

2010 Spark Award gold medal for Leveraged Freedom Chair in partnership with Continuum

2010 R&D 100 Award for Leveraged Freedom Chair: "Mobility made tougher and cheaper".

2010 National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship

2009 Inter-American Development Bank, $50,000 World of Solutions Grant for Leveraged Freedom Chair trial in Guatemala.

2009 MIT DeFlorez Student Design Competition, second place award for Figure-Eight Drive Handcycle Drivetrain.

2008 MIT IDEAS Competition Winner, Award for International Technology for the Leveraged Freedom Chair.

2008 Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America Student Design Competition first place award for Figure-Eight Drive Handcycle Drivetrain.

2008 MIT MASLAB Robotics Competition first place award for robot HMS Velociraptor.

2007 MIT Public Service Center Independent Fellowship for Figure-Eight Drive Handcycle Drivetrain.