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Whaly / Whale tracker

Whaly
Whaly

For scientists studying whale ecology, long-distance communication cameras and GPS trackers attached to aquatic organisms are the most important equipment. However, the battery of the tracker attached to the whale is not eternal. When the battery is completely discharged, scientists must visit whales in the distant sea to retrieve the tracker and attach a new tracker. In the meantime,all data transmission is interrupted and gaps occur in the study of aquatic behavior. Whaly is a whale tracker that generates electricity through turbine when whales move. Whaly can collect information
about aquatic life constantly through infinity battery.

University

Hongik University

Hongik University
Sejong, South Korea

Huisu / Jo,
Hongik University

Dongwook / Yang,
Sejong University, Seoul

Dongjae / Koo,
Samsung Art & Design Institute

Taejune / Youn,
Kookmin University