Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
We are grateful to NGOs Himmotthan Society, Shramyog, People’s Science Institute, and ESSmart for collaboration on field studies that led to the development of Xylem Water Filter. Dr. Anish Paul Antony (World Bank), Dr. Luda Wang (Peking University), Bettina Arkhurst (Georgia Institute of Technology), Abdullilah Alofi, Dr. Michael S.H. Boutilier (Western University), Dr. Jongho Lee (University of British Columbia), Valerie Chambers, Varsha Venkatesh, contributed to the development of the filters. We thank Dr. Michael Bono (Boston University), Dr. Chintan Vaishnav (MIT), Dr. Daniel Frey (MIT), Dr. Eric Verploegen (MIT D-Lab), Dr. James K Wheeler (University of Southern California), Prof. Jonathan Schilling (University of Minnesota) for helpful discussions, Todd Gillan, Sogna Scott, and Daniel Caterino from MIT Facilities, and Patrick Boisvert at MIT for facilitating this research.
We are grateful to our sponsors who have supported the development of Xylem Water Filter.