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Thermochromic oversleeves / Anti-burn and frostbite for the elderly

Thermochromic oversleeves
Thermochromic oversleeves

The elderly are insensitivity to cold, heat and pain due to their declining function of the central and peripheral nerves. It may cause burns when using the heater or frostbite when the temperature drops sharply.In order to avoid burns and frostbite, this thermochromic oversleeve is designed to remind the elderly of environmental temperature changes.The thermochromic material with low cost is used in fabric and harmless to human health. The thermochromic fabric of the oversleeve will change its color according to the surrounding temperature: the higher the temperature, the lighter the color; the lower the temperature, the darker the color.

University

East China University of Science & Technology

East China University of Science & Technology
Shanghai, China

Bingyao Xu,
East China University of Science and Technology

Yilian Hao,
East China University of Science and Technology

Chang Zong,
East China University of Science and Technology

Kai Yang,
East China University of Science and Technology