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Feel The Sound / headset

Feel The Sound

Deaf people have a lot of potential safety hazards in their lives, because they are unable to hear the warnings, such as alarm, horns etc., and cannot distinguish any directions of the sounds. “Feel the sound” is a pair of headset which can translate different kinds of sounds into different vibrations, and through the similar principle of "double track" to help deaf people to feel the sounds from different directions. It will help deaf to make a fast and accurate response. (e.g.: headset will have a discontinuous vibration for car horns, and the left piece would vibrate stronger than the right piece if the car is coming from left hand side.)

University

University of the Arts London

University of the Arts London
Central Saint Martins
London, United Kingdom

Design

Yu, Hengchong

Yu, Hengchong
Ningbo City, China

Du, Rong Ji, Zhiqing Zhang, Xu