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A national shortage of ventilators, caused the team to design and manufacture the CPAP breathing devices. Image: REUTERS/Daniel Acker

Clare Elwell

Professor of Medical Physics and Vice Dean for Impact, UCL Engineering, UCL


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Prof Tim Baker examines the finished device. Image: James Tye / UCL
The reverse-engineered CPAP flow generator. Image: James Tye / UCL

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