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Odor Life Ranger / Odor Life Ranger

Odor Life Ranger
Odor Life Ranger

After a disaster, searching and rescuing survivor is a work that racing against time. Using a search dog may be one of the common ways to find survivor. In fact, some of the disaster environment is severe that may not be suitable for search dog works. Also, dogs are not available to work too long in the disaster. However, what if we using some technology to simulate search dog works? The Odor Life Ranger using the technology calls E-nose which using sensor arrays to analysis the molecular compounds of the odor in the air to locate the target. This life detector can help searcher to find survivor for rescuing and dead body for remedial work.

University

Hong Kong Design Institute

Hong Kong Design Institute
New Territories, Hong Kong SAR China

Wai Chun Ray Cheung,
Hong Kong Design Institute