An engineering student from Hubbali noticed the increasing number of accidents on Indian roads and decided to find a solution. Watch how his project, 'Smart Devices for Smart Bus’, has the potential to make our roads a lot safer.
Harish Gadagin, a mechanical engineering student from Hubbali, noticed the increasing number of accidents on Indian roads and decided to find a solution. Using his knowledge of automobiles, he chose to develop a system that can make our bus rides a lot safer. It is innovative, intelligent, and opens up many different options to reduce the risk of accidents on our streets.
The project named ‘Smart Devices for Smart Bus’ includes the following three features:
Video: From Ockhi to Katrina, How Do Cyclones Get Their Names? Find Out!
According to the system, the next cyclone to hit our shores will be named Sagar, meaning “ocean”, a name submitted by India.Read more >
Smart Safety for Driver:
With this feature, seats of the driver and passengers are automatically pulled backwards in case of a collision. And how that happens is quite an interesting watch.
Automatic Dim and Dip:
Imagine you are happily driving at night, and a vehicle with high beam headlights comes approaching from the opposite side! With Harish’s innovation, bus drivers won’t have to worry about manually changing their headlight settings in such situations anymore.
Wireless Charging System:
This feature will utilise copper coils and the principle of electromagnetic induction to automatically charge bus batteries.
Watch Harish explain the entire project here:
This video was originally published here.
Like this story? Or have something to share? Write to us: firstname.lastname@example.org, or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter (@thebetterindia).
Tell Us More
VIDEO: The Man Who Quit His Job in a Multinational Firm to Become a Police Constable
Meet Rupesh Krishna Rao Pawar, a graduate from Mumbai University who joined a multinational company immediately after college and worked there for a couple of years. But these days he is found dressed in khaki, diligently performing his duties as a police constable. This is his story.Read more >