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

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

Publish your project

Flexible Life Buoy / Life buoy

Flexible Life Buoy
Flexible Life Buoy

Flexible life buoy is a life buoy that can be large or small. It can change the size of the life buoy for people of different sizes. This lifebuoy can be used by adults of normal size, obese or emaciated, or children. Flexible life buoy can be deformed after being subjected to external force, suitable for various body types. After placing the flexible life buoy under the armpit, it will retract back after the external force disappears, until it is fixed under the armpit. It does not require the person falling into the water to waste the energy to fix the lifebuoy.

University

Dalian nationalities university

Dalian nationalities university
Dalian City, Liaoning Province, China

guidan zheng,
Dalian Minzu University

AiLing Tai,
Dalian Minzu University

Xinglong Wang,
Dalian Minzu University

Shuliang Cao,
Dalian Minzu University