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ASR / Automatic respirator

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iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD_02 2020

iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD_02 2020

This simple respirator is a vital additional tool in the fight against Covid-19. Because it is automated, the device raises the protection level of healthcare workers while the 'gas-mask' facial unit further reduces the risk of spreading the infection. Synchronized with an app, the respirator achieves automatic pressurization in response to the patient's current condition.

This important device is a welcome response to respirator shortages during the pandemic. It is a simple yet fully integrated solution that not only provides immediate relief to patients but also limits the need for manpower while protecting those fighting the disease on the mdeical frontline.
Jury Statement
I am very grateful for the affirmation of the judges, and would also like to thank my teachers and team members. This award inspires me to help build a better world through design.
Winner Statement
University

Ming Chi University of Technology

Ming Chi University of Technology
New Taipei City, Taiwan

Lin Chih-Yen,
Ming Chi University of Technology

Huang Sheng-Lun,
Ming Chi University of Technology