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Lotus Leaf & Wind / Air-conditioner external unit

Lotus Leaf & Wind
Lotus Leaf & Wind

In summer, water dropping from the air-conditioner is troublesome. The unkonwn liquid from high place is undesired, and the hot wind due to air conditioning refrigeration brings inconvinence to people. Why not use the annoying hot wind to evaporate the annoying liquid?
The design draws inpiration from the water drops on lotus leaves, similar to “micron-nanometer dual structure” on the surface of lotus leaves. The front plate of new external unit adopts waterproof coating to increase the surface area of water drops. The designed salient points build the trajectory of water drops to obtain longer time for evaporation.

University

Wuhan University of Technology

Wuhan University of Technology
wuhan, China

Design

Wuhan University of Technology

Wuhan University of Technology
wuhan, China