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ELPIS / Life vest


The biggest death factor is hypothermia when escape from wrecked ship. ‘ELPIS’ is a life vest. ‘ELPIS’ makes a body be warm for preventing hypothermia during adrift on the sea.
‘ELPIS’ can make electricity power by a Hydrogen Fuel Cell from ocean.
Rescue team rescue drift passenger 24/7 till find them. especially, it is hard to rescue at night, therefore 'ELPIS' has a constellation. As traveler can find a right direction after look constellation, a shining constellation becomes a map on night sky. The light which is in 'ELPIS' shine as a constellation for rescue team rescuing.


Yonsei University

Yonsei University
Wonju, South Korea


Yonsei University

Yonsei University
Wonju, South Korea

YongMin Kwon