Student Designs

Tell me, mirror

Designed to cheer up its user, the Tell me, mirror features a digital voice that asks, “Who is the most beautiful in the world?” With its varying lighting frame, the mirror has a magical, mythical charm to it. It provides the user with an opportunity to look through a mirror with a different more positive perspective.

Designed by Yoori Koo of Seoul National University of Science and Technology

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Accurate Throwing

Accurate Throwing was designed remove the danger to referees and measuring staff during javelin events. It also features precise measuring and computing technology for accurate measurements of the javelin throw. It has an embedded electronic system that precisely locates the starting and landing points.

Designed by Haimo Bao, Wenqiang Zhou, Zhixun Jin, Kun Xu, Song Qiao, Ran Li, Meiyan Li, Jiaqi Wang, Xinyi Li and Huanle Li of School of Design, Dalian Nationalities University; Bai Xue of Huazhong University of Science and Technology

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Diverse Sunshade

The Diverse Sunshade is a multifunctional shade for the beach, summertime or any day with an abundance of sun. It is designed with foldable edges that can be pulled down to form a changing room, tent or simply a retreat from the sun.

Designed by Haimo Bao, Weihua Zhang, Jiwei Huang, Rui Zhang, Kun Xu, Song Qiao, Yong Jiang, Xirui Hou, Jiaxuan Ma, Jiacheng Bao and Ying Wang of School of Design, Dalian Nationalities University

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The U-battery combines the SD card of a camera, a U-disk and a battery that together enable the user to perform multiple functions simultaneously, such as charging the camera’s battery while transferring photos. It provides convenience while eliminating the need for multiple camera accessories.

Designed by Xiang Gao, Haimo Bao, Yusheng Yin, Weiyin Luo, Xiang Liu, Song Qiao, Kun Xu, Xianming Yin, Jiwei Huang, Mengyin Jia and Rui Zhang of School of Design, Dalian Nationalities University; Bai Xue of Huazhong

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The Mamma is a salt shaker designed to reduce the amount of salt intake for its user. Rather than pour inexact and abundant amounts of salt on food, the Mamma enables the user to easily measure the amount of salt being used.

Designed by Soohun Jung of Samsung Art and Design Institute

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The WIDY is a laundry rack that features sliding hanging rails and a grooved frame for simple hanging of wet clothing. It features adjustable rails to accommodate larger items and a central button that locks the rails into place.

Designed by Soohun Jung and Areum Gu of Samsung Art and Design Institute

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The Mua-Mi is a breast pump that provides an easy, convenient and comfortable way to pump milk. It features a one-time-use plastic bag, which can be used as a milk bottle and kept fresh for up to 12 hours. It also includes an app that helps users control the pump and check the temperature of the milk.

Designed by Xiaoxiao Pu, Zimo Pan and Lei Hong of Rochester Institute of Technology

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Desert Forest

Desert Forest is a plant-like instrument that resembles a forest when planted in a large mass. Just like a forest, a collection of Desert Forests provides water and visual freshness to desert inhabitants. Users simply have to stick Desert Forest in sand and leave it overnight to collect water from the vessel underground. It will also grab sand around its roots, resisting huge sandstorms from forming. “Forest” created by our product will bring new hope and life into deserted areas. Desert Forest creates miracles on deserts.

Designed by Il-mo Ahn and SoYeon Park of Konkuk University Seoul

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Lean On Me

The Lean On Me is an umbrella designed to lean against a wall without tipping over. Cut to an optimum leaning angle, the Lean On Me features a stable shape and nonslip silicon material. It also features a touch of color to provide aesthetic appeal.

Designed by Cheol-woong Seo and Jae-hee Park of Hong-Ik University

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Ointment-tips are safe, portable, clean and easy-to-use medical supplies designed to treat injuries on the go and in emergency situations where the user has to act swiftly. As a disposable product, it has no external contact with the user and can be thrown away when finished.

Designed by Jin Bo Ra, Hong Yea Ji, Park Gee Yeon and Jo Min Ji of Hannam University

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