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:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE (free of charge)

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

Publish your project

Save the whales / Drones

Save the whales
Save the whales

A large number of marine life such as whales and dolphins die every year as a result of the deteriorating marine environment and marine military exercises. Once they run aground, dehydration and huge pressure damages to internal organs and bones caused by absence of water buoyancy will lead to death with in 20 to 30 hours without salvage in time."Save the whales" searches and rescues in preset area with an independent flight control system. Once it finds a stranded target, a message will be sent to the rescue team. Also, it can absorb water through an attached pipe and spray on the target to maintain vital signs for more rescue time.

University

Wuchang University of Technology

Wuchang University of Technology
Wuhan,Hubei Province, China

Menghan Zhu,
Wuchang University of Technology

Can Li,
Wuchang University of Technology

Jingkang Shang,
Wuchang University of Technology

Wan Xiang,
Wuchang University of Technology