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Guide Drone / Guide drone for blind

Guide Drone
Guide Drone

This guide drone is inspired by children's balloon. Guide dogs are now commonly used by blind, but guide dogs are too difficult to be trained. This guide-blind drone can replace guide dogs to serve the blind and can communicate with people through the voice and the braille display. Drone has the camera and sensor devices, the use of balloon's buoyancy can maintain the state of suspension, it can save power and get a good perspective.The handle provides additional power to the drone via wires, as well as Braille display and voice communication. Balloon has light inside, at night can show the blind position, to avoid being collided by others.

University

Wuhan University of Technology

Wuhan University of Technology
Wuhan, China

Sun Jiankun,
Wuhan University of Technology

Wan Kairui,
Wuhan University of Technology