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:


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

Publish your project

Mosquito Catching Net / Focus on dengue fever

Mosquito Catching Net

Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. This kind of disease Is one of the leading causes of death among children in southeast Asia.At present, the only method of controlling or preventing dengue virus transmission is to combat the vector mosquitoes. we use odor or other ways to attract mosquitoes to the cage. Because phototaxis,the mosquitoes always Fly upward, and it is difficult for them to fly out from the small hole which is at the bottom of the cage. This method of trapping mosquitoes, does not consume energy and manpower. It is green and efficent.

Does it reflect orpromote highmoral-ethicalstandards?Score: 80 %Does it solve arelevant problem?Score: 80 %Does it balanceeffort and use value?Score: 90 %Does it create apositive experience?Score: 90 %Does it strengthengroup relations?Score: 80 %

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Ningbo, China