ZE-CU-RE Waste Heat Utilization For Pest Control

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This patent filled topic deals with pest control. ZE-CU-RE stands for zero current repellent. The existing model of mosquito repellent is based on heating a repellent liquid using a carbon rod. The rod is heated by means of electricity. The drawback of existing mosquito repellent systems is it uses electricity for heating while their are so many equipment which produce heat as a waste while working. Next the existing system cannon distribute the fumes evenly in the room. Ceiling fan is one such equipment which was identified. It produce a lot of waste heat and also it can distribute the fumes around the room. The aim of this title is to couple the existing ceiling fan and the mosquito repellent liquidator.The initial tests where conducted to ascertain the feasibility. The models where made with adequate alteration. Upto successful testing for three days the model was found safe to operate. Further design alterations are being done to make this system more effective. It was also found the fume are now being circulated throughout the room. Previously the fumes where found in pockets of higher density near the liquidator.

The title has kindled the hope to make a eco-friendly repellent as studies showed the existing repellent causes sinus infection in few. The project has been applied for patent.

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  • ABOUT THE ENTRANT

  • Name:
    Nikhil N
  • Type of entry:
    team
    Team members:
    MANOJ M NIKHIL N S BALA SURYA
  • Profession:
    Student
  • Nikhil is inspired by:
    The obligation to conserve energy for the future generation.
  • Software used for this entry:
    ansys
  • Patent status:
    pending