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Watch the Smell / Aid for loss of smell

Watch the Smell
Watch the Smell

'Watch the Smell' is a smart watch imbedded odor sensor and a mobile phone application for people struggling with Anosomia which is inability to smell. The number of Anosmia similar to the population suffering blindness or deafness. It can be dangerous, because it does not allow detecting danger signals, like a gas leakage, a fire or a spoiled food. In our society, the sense of smell is not essential for survival, but it enriches our sensitive and emotional life, and even our social life. The smart watch can help to avoid dangerous moment and The mobile application can help to learn about the mood of smell by synesthetic emotion from others.


Köln international school of design

Köln international school of design
Technical University of Cologne
Köln, Germany

Köln international school of design