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Eco-hob / Hob in kitchen


The size of the cookware we use are always not consistent with the size of a hob hotplate. It can cause a waste of energy or an increased cooking time. Eco-hob is able to automatically adjust the heating area according to the surface of the cookware. The surface of the hob is coated with a temperature changing coating to visually indicate the heated area. It can also be used to fry steaks or make toast directly on the surface of the hob. It has a neat design that features a power switch, temperature control and timer combined into one knob. Eco-hob not only improves heating efficiency, but also shortens cooking time and reduces energy waste.


University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Xucheng Chen,
University of Edinburgh