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Ocean Hero / Drones for rescue

Ocean Hero
Ocean Hero

The golden window of drowning has only 4 – 6 minutes, because of uncertainties such as the sea currents, wind and rising tides causing drowning victim’s location not clear. Letting the rescue team needed more time to search especially at night time.
The device uses matrix method to patrol the sea, through the thermal imaging system can judge that whether people are drowning or not. When the system detects signs of life, it will send the precise GPS coordinates from LoRa.
By the same time, it will release the bullet-type lifebuoy to the drowning victim. At the poor visibility night time, yellow searchlight will give rescue team directions.

University

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Tainan, Taiwan

Yu-Shan, Chiue,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Yi-Da, Lin,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Te-Jung, Liu,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Yu-Jou, Su,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology