Chinese architect and founder of design Studio Penda sun Dionne invented a protective screen which, by design, supposed to protect its carrier from the coronavirus COVID-19. Suit Be a Batman (“Be Batman”) is a backpack that folds out and wraps the man in a kind of cocoon, prevents the penetration of infection.
According to Dion, the costume design was inspired by the wings of a bat, as well as their own childhood dreams about being a superhero. It is worn like a backpack, buttoned straps on the shoulders and around the waist.
Design Be a Batman suggests the existence of enclosing elements which can be heated to 56 DEG Celsius and in contact to kill any infection that is transmitted by airborne droplets.
it is Also envisaged that the screen itself was made of lightweight carbon fiber.
When the threat COVID-19 passes, says Dionne, suit-backpack can be enhanced by other technologies. There is the option with a camera and a display that shows information, visible only to the media.
Yet the development is at a concept stage, writes Business Insider. ACCORDING to Dion, he is now in search of a company that would be willing to make a costume.
In January, the transparent mask for protections from the dirty air showed the startup Ao Air. Innovative respirator Atmos Faceware, say its creators, not only save the respiratory system from harmful impurities, but also positioned as a fashion accessory that can be purchased for $350. For comparison, certified by the National Institute of occupational safety (NIOSH) USA N95 respirator sold for about $15.