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Universal LocKey / Lock and Key

The RFID technology and a haptic approach are applied in this innovation. The “Universal LocKey” employs a touchable index-matching way allowing users to quickly find out the correct key for door unlock. It could provide living conveniences not only for vision impaired people but also for persons in dark circumstances.
“Universal LocKey” also provides a rail-based lock design guiding keys to easily insert the keyholes for opening. The functions of the RFID pop-up point keys and rail-based locks solve problems of unlocking for most persons.

University

National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Taipei, Taiwan

Tin-Man Lau
Chyun-Chau Lin
Ding-Bang Luh

Design

National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Taipei, Taiwan

Cheng-Hsiu Du