University Place

Engineering and Innovation in Response to COVID-19

Special | 59m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Lennon Rodgers, Director of the Grainger Engineering Design Innovation Lab at UW-Madison, describes how the lab quickly designed a low-cost, open sourced, easy-to-build face shield, the Badger Shield, to address PPE supply shortages in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions of Badger Shields have been used around the world.

Aired: 12/02/20

Rating: TV-G

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