Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for
an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for
a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
(free of charge)

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

"浮动"温度 / Float the temperature

"浮动"温度
"浮动"温度

This design makes use the principle of thermal expansion and contraction to check the bath water temperature, while the temperature higher than the set value, the ball will expand and float, lower than the set value, the ball will shrink and sink. The float and sink statues of two balls dynamically indicating the water temperature wether suitable for bathing. (one ball floats and one ball sinks means the water temperature is ok )

University

Sichuan University

Sichuan University
Chengdu, China

Design

Sichuan University

Sichuan University
Chengdu, China

Wang Yao, Wu Jianjun, Li Bohan, Liu Dehong