IIT Ropar develops first-of-its-kind Oxygen Rationing Device ‘AMLEX’
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Ropar has developed a first-of-its-kind Oxygen Rationing Device named AMLEX. it aims to save the oxygen which otherwise gets wasted unnecessarily, and in turn, increase the life of medical oxygen cylinders three folds.
- It will help in supplying a required volume of oxygen to the patient during inhalation and will trip when the patient exhales carbon dioxide.
- The device can operate on both portable power supply (battery) as well as line supply (220V-50Hz)
- AMLEX was developed by Ph.D. students of the Biomedical Engineering Department of the institution – Mohit Kumar, Ravinder Kumar and Amanpreet Chander under the guidance of Dr. Ashish Sahani, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering.
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