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A smart, energy self-sufficient urban bicycle helmet

This project was part of DDW 2020
Hadrien Fouin / Jan Wertel / Gernot Oberfell

This bicycle helmet Design concept originates from an EU funded collaboration between designers and material scientists, material suppliers, end-users and manufacturers.
It explores how novel materials can help to improve safety and the user experience while commuting or cycling for leisure.

One of the goals was to stimulate interdisciplinary design and material research, process optimization and to develop less toxic and more eco-friendly alternatives in the field of printed electronics.
The unique helmet shape derives from wrapping flat pr

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