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UV Germs Scanner & Disinfector in Smart Phone

An UV Scanners installed in Smart Phones (or Gaget) For Scanning and Dis infecting Any Surface like Hands, Cloths, Face, Desk etc.

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  • The Future Smart Phone.

We have seen most advancement in Cell Phone technology Pre COVID-19 Scenario. Smart phones have adopted to help us in most of our communication, Business, Education and entertainment. Evolution in design and services addition is still on a rise. However the Post COVID-19 Cell phones must be a bit different in order to cope with such a like scenario.

IMAGINE A SMART PHONE IN 2025:-

Smart phones are evolving day by day. More advancement and inclusion are been added and expectations from future smart phones are also been expected by the consumers. Below are some of the futuristic Add-ons that POSTCOVID-19 Smart Phones will have:-

  • A UV Germs scanner and disinfector.
  • It is a must tool for all the future Smart Phones. Health care providers have advised regarding use of Smart phone as it is the second great carrier of COVID-19 (the first one are bank notes). We have seen a lot of Cameras present. There must be a UV scanner and disinfector which may scan surface like hand, cloths etc and will disinfect the surface. A Small Bar on the back side creating UV rays may be present with an App to control analyze and reports.
  • There are three types of Ultra Violet Rays, UV-A, UV-B, UVC. The UV Disinfector Scanner in a future Mobile may use FAR UV which are not harmful for a human skin but dis infects 99% of Germs. It can be easily embedded into any type of Mobile Smart Phone.

What is the need are you focusing on?

In COVID-19 Scenario, wearing face mask, Gloves, glasses and surgical heads are not a choice but an option to prevent major exposure to COVID-19 virus. We may bear some days or weeks to live such a life as the virus may still gain its peak and the infection bar may rise, Wearing Gloves and not touching face is not the answer to cope with. We need tools to destroy the Virus within our premises. There is a dire need for a device that should be added to our life style which may scan germs and disinfect them while the same time provide a Bio-chemical analysis of how many and which types of germs are present in a particular premises and how many are been disinfected. This device will not only kill the germs on on surface but also provide a technical specification of provision of germs, bacteria and virus to which our health care providers may respond well on time.

Which type of submission are you sharing?

  • Identifying a gap that needs to be addressed

Describe the business pivot or adaptation in 3-4 sentences.

We have seen most advancement in Cell Phone technology Pre COVID-19 Scenario. Smart phones have adopted to help us in most of our communication, Business, Education and entertainment. Evolution in design and services addition is still on a rise. However the Post COVID-19 Cell phones must be a bit different in order to cope with such a like scenario

Do you plan to implement this solution?

  • I plan to share with an implementing organization

Describe the impact that this solution will create in the world.

Consumer are curious about their health and for this reason a lot of Health Tracking Applications are so far introduced. I a Post-COVID-19 A Gaget or a Cell Phopne with Germs killer will be more demanding.

What is the name of your business or organization?

Swat Youth Society is a volunteer organization helping the Youth in capacity Building and need based learning skills.

What does your business/company do? Whose needs does your business/company address? Who do you serve?

We are working on Youth Development

What is your profession?

I am a Government Servant assisting the District administration in fighting against COVID-19. I am also a social worker an Innovator

Where are you located (country)?

Pakistan

Where are you located (region)?

  • South-eastern Asia

What industry is your business/company in?

  • Activist/Community Leader/Organizer
  • Education
  • Non-Profit/Philanthropy
  • Social Work

How many people does your business/company employ?

  • 0-10

How old is your business/company?

  • 2-5 years old

Which classification describes your organization/business?

  • Nonprofit/NGO

What kind of stakeholders and partnerships are needed to pursue this solution?

  • Funding- Grants

Do you need help building partnerships and finding partners?

  • Yes

If Yes to the above, please share 1-2 sentences describing the specific help you desire.

We need Assistance by which we may deliver innovative applications to the future world.

What do you think are the main barriers to implementing this solution?

It may either be designed as extaernal Gaget or Inside a Smart Phone. Future smart phones can adopt such technology

If you are currently working on a pivot, what have you learned so far?

I am actively working on various sectors. My major work relates to inclusion of technology. I had worked on Eradicating Zikka & Dengue & is now working on COVID-19. I always love challenges.

Are you aware of any open source efforts, hackathons or other collaborative efforts related to your solution? Are you participating in these efforts?

I have no news of any type of such innovation

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Great to read through your idea Ziaullah Khan . I like that you are considering the possibility of collaborating with Michelle Florian ! Might be interesting to share with the community what that might look like.
I'm curious what small experiments/tests you are looking to do in the coming weeks to help validate your concept further

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Thank you @Isaac Jumba. We will design a prototype. We have performed some cold test of far UV rays and it helped.

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Thank you @Isaac Jumba. We will design a prototype. We have performed some cold test of far UV rays and it helped.

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Very interesting innovation! I love the use of the smartphone to protect the user against contact with bacteria. At OmniVis, smartphone technology is integrated into our device, which is why this idea caught my eye.

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Thanks Michelle Florian!
I am being on front line fighting COVID-19 and working round the clock with many department for solutions that may help us in future. I am open to anyone who want to be with me as a team developing this future technology. I know this is innovation and I am sure suture smart phones will adopt this technology.
My economic conditions doesn't allow me to invest in these types of ideas how ever in future I am confident I will get some one interested in my products. Start ups and eco sustainability are the most demanding fields that we can grow together. We can design a prototype and this may gain potential market.

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I had learned that Omnivis are already working on detecting viral diseases via smart phones. Will it not be a good idea to work on UV scanner with Omnivis?

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Hi @Ziaullah Khan. Welcome to the Challenge. I'm an OpenIdeo Community Fellow and agree with @Michelle Florian the idea of using smartphones to identify bacteria is amazing. The idea of then being able to neutralize them even better! What kind of partners and help do you think you'd need to bring your vision into being for your group? Best of luck, Susan

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Thanks Susan Jackewicz
I am being on front line fighting COVID-19 and working round the clock with many department for solutions that may help us in future. I am open to anyone who want to be with me as a team developing this future technology. I know this is innovation and I am sure suture smart phones will adopt this technology.
My economic conditions doesn't allow me to invest in these types of ideas how ever in future I am confident I will get some one interested in my products. Start ups and eco sustainability are the most demanding fields that we can grow together. We can design a prototype and this may gain potential market.