New Delhi, July 10, 2020.
While Corona Virus has bought Nation to a standstill, the Students of the School of Entrepreneurship Skills at BSDU, under the mentorship of Dr. Ravi Kumar Goyal, have developed a 3-in-1 COVID19 Safety Devicethat plays a contact-less role of monitoringthe human body temperature, capturing the attendance and dispensing the hand sanitizer at a timeby the use of Solar and Grid Source of Energy. This unique machine comprises a body temperature sensing unit, an automatic hand sanitizer dispensing unit, a display, a camera for face recognition, a wireless communication panel, an alarm system, a power supply and a processing unit thereby ensuring an all in one utility machine.
The patent is published by the Office of Controller General of Patents, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India in Patent Office Journal on 26th June, 2020 with a title ‘Hybrid Automatic Sanitizer Dispensing Device with Human Body Temperature Detection and Monitoring’.
Prof. Achintya Choudhury, Vice Chancellor, BSDU said, “Corona Virus outbreak has sparked a rise in creative and magnificent inventions in our students to help us adjust to the ‘new normal’. We are pleased to see the way our students are creatively skilling and marching towards ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat’ in reality.”
BSDU students have also come up with new innovative solutions during this time of covid crisis as a new hand sanitizer dispensing machine has been created which has facial recognition software along with body temperature measuring device, all this is completely contactless.
Prof. Dr. Ravi Kumar Goyal, Principal School of Entrepreneurship Skills said, “This uncertain and anxious timehave altered our lives across the globe. The innovative approach by our students during this distressed times is with the objective to help the nation provide an additional layer of safety by taking one of the essential precautions. This 3-in-1 COVID19 Safety Device is one of the initiatives by our students in showing the strength of skilled India by taking care of the environment and keeping it ecological.”