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Universal instrument / E-paper

Universal instrument
Universal instrument

“Universal instrument” is an e-paper, which can be easily attached to objects with electrostatic paste material. With the flexible circuit boards and speakers, the innovative design can become various portable instruments. By folding or rolling the sheet, it will provide different types of interface that shows guitar, piano, flute and drum. The product will display graphic images of real instruments (marks of the holes or strings) on it. This provides visibility and affordance so the user can play it without thinking.


National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Industrial Design Department
Tainan City, Taiwan

Fong-Gong Wu;Chyun-Chau Lin;Chun-Heng Ho


National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Chia-Jung Tsai;Nai-Feng Chen;Yun-Cheng Chen