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Silent Angel / Communication Aid

Silent Angel
Silent Angel

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

Babies can’t express themselves by verbal language until 1 year old. Crying is one of their most instinctive and effective ways of expression. Therefore, parents with dysaudia are faced with a problem. Silent Angel is designed to help them. The device consists of 2 parts: a wearable pad for the baby and a bracelet for the parents. The pad can be attached to the baby’s clothes and features a microphone and a voice-sensitive computing module that translates the baby's voice into their physical or psychological needs. The signal is sent to the parent's bracelet, which will vibrate and visually show the information.

If the research of "crying translation" could be done, this little smart device will improve millions of parents and their babies living quality.
Jury Statement
It's a great honor for me to receive the iF STUDENT DESIGN AWARD 2016! Can't wait to meet the "iFers"!
Winner Statement

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

Bing Li,
Zhejiang University

Xiaolian Zhang,
Zhejiang University

Zunjia Liu,
Zhejiang University