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Pathfinder / A wheelchair with pathfinder


In areas with imperfect barrier-free facilities, wheelchair users often cannot travel normally, and even endanger their lives. This situation makes them afraid of going out. The electric wheelchair we designed has a pathfinder for road exploration. Pathfinder can not only be used to solve the difficulties encountered by users when exploring new routes, but also can improve their sense of safety when traveling alone. This wheelchair can upload real-time recorded road information to the database, which is used to generate maps for wheelchair users.


Guangdong University of Technology

Guangdong University of Technology
GuangZhou, China

Xudong Cai,
Guangdong University of Technology

Yuan Chen,
Guangdong University of Technology

Chengyuan Chen,
Guangdong University of Technology

Sian Chen,
Guangdong University of Technology