Lantern Hat is a renewable material folding hat with fluorescent coating. It provides safety for children commuting between home and school in backward mountainous areas. Using Lantern Hat, there will be no darkness and accident on the way to school for the children. It may illuminate their road of fortune.
In the morning, students go to school wearing Lantern Hat. The hat will absorb sunlight while protecting from the sun. Then, Lantern Hat can release light for many hours in the night.
The students can use Lantern Hat as a lantern to illuminate the road on their way back home. Besides, it can provide a reminder to pedestrians and vehicles on roads, reducing accidents.
Cheng Yao, Executive Director of International Cooperation Design Branch, Ningbo Science and Technology Innovation Center, Zhejiang University, Head of Information Product Design Program, School of Software, Zhejiang University, and Deputy Director of Computer-Aided Product Innovation Design Engineering Center, Ministry of Education. He has achieved several influential research results, published more than 60 academic papers , more than 20 articles in CHI, SIGGRAPH, CSCW, WWW, UIST and other top academic conferences, and won 6 Red Dot and 12 IF international design awards more