David Moinina Sengeh: Innovation Begins With Empathy

As a Ph.D. candidate at the MIT Media Lab, David Moinina Sengeh is working to design tailor-made prosthetic sockets that can be worn comfortably by amputees. It is a project that demands intense, cross-disciplinary interaction — and empathy.

About David Moinina Sengeh

David Moinina Sengeh, born and raised in Sierra Leone, is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the MIT Media Lab. His research in the Biomechatronics Group focuses on the design of comfortable prosthetic sockets and wearable interfaces. This work is at the intersection of medical imaging, material science, human anatomy, computer-aidedRead more

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