KAYLENE KAU

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PIGEON
PIGEON helps international students overcome homesickness and adapt. It is a container that families mail to students. The container is a stress-relief puzzle that students solve to open. Half the puzzle needs the help of another to open, creating a chance for the student to make new friendships. View more projects in Senior Capstone »
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PROSTHETIC ARM
Research found that the prosthetic arm of upper-limb amputees was primarily used as an aid (e.g. holding and gripping) to the dominant existing hand. As a result this prosthetic arm’s main feature is adaptable grip, which allows the user to hold a wide variety of items of different shapes and sizes. View more projects in Prosthetic Arms »
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SOAP: ANTI-BACTERIAL CELLPHONE
Designed for the future, SOAP utilizes nano-silver in its shell to kill bacteria and disinfect the user’s hands. The soap like shape of the phone is a cue for users to “wash their hands”. The bubble-wrap keypad is another incentive for users to interact with the phone and disinfect their hands. View more projects in Consumer Electronics »
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HIPPO FAN
HIPPO is a collapsible and easily stored fan. While put away for the winter, the fan is totally self-enclosed and prevents dust from entering. The box like shape makes it easy to store, but it has also been designed to be a piece that users can leave out as décor. View more projects in Consumer Products »
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CHRYSANTHEMUM PENDANT LAMP
This lamp explores the play of light; each petal captures light and diffuses it gently while each gap releases raw light, creating areas of alternating light and dark. In addition, the lamp hides a small surprise, when users stand or sit beneath the lamp a stylized Chrysanthemum is revealed. View more projects in Household Products »
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