ignite 10 awards for creative children announced


GNITE 10 Awards Upto Class 8

Award Name Class School District State Title Summary

I Aditya Parashar 7 Tagore Vidya Mandir Hoshangabad MP Viberator based overtake alarm, light sensitive TV remote; transport vehicle with rotatory luggage carrier and other ideas A microphone in the side view mirror to identify horn frequencies. When door window glass is closed and music is playing, it is difficult to hear the horn. The microphone will get activatd when the glass  is closed, it will send signals to a vibratory pad on the steering, which will let the driver know about the vehicle coming from behind and giving horn. (2) the remote takes energy from TV light or any other natural/artifical source of light. It doesn’t require batteries (3) the luggage carrier on the top of automobiles has a rotatory base so that one needs just to rotate the carrier to pick up any luggage on the other side.

II Archana Konwar 8 Butacore H School Dhemaji Assam Crutch with spring shock absorber and audio/light alarm The idea is to have a crutch with spring shock absorber for the comfort of the user and also an audio/light alarm to alert others

III T Chris Ananth 1 Bell Matric Higher Sec School Tirunelveli TN vacuum cleaner in shoe Small sucking device and dust bag may be fitted inside the shoe so that when a person walks his shoe can collect dust. Similar device may be connected to a cycle so that when one cycles it can collect dust.

III Riya Kothari, Nimran Kang, Kaamya Sharma and Mehr S. Mehta 6 Vasant Valley School New Delhi New Delhi The Cycl-O-Cleaner A cycle with two cylindrical brooms attached to the back wheel. This rotates due to the gears that connect the rods. The brushes are close together so when they rotate the dust slips through and is pushed to the sides of the road, making the walk/drive way clean. This cycle may include an extra dustbin that can be attached to the front of it to collect large scraps and pieces of garbage.

Consolation Rashmi Maruvada 5 Patha Vivek High School Kolkata West bengal tricycle for visually challenged Tricycle with preprogrammed routes for the visually impaired

Consolation Varsha Singh 8 Apeejay School Jalandhar Punjab  Euphorbia contifolia< as termite / tick repelling,  Use of the mentioned plant to repel termites and ticks

IGNITE 10 Awards Class 9-10

Award Name Class School District State Title Summary

I Divyam Gupta 10 Delhi Public School Bulandhshar UP System to prevent people from using mobile phones while driving In order to prevent use of mobile phone while driving, he has suggested to place touch sensors on gear handle and steering. This means that both the hands need to be either on the steering or on steering or gear handle. When one will use mobile phone, he will drive using one hand (for more than designated seconds), which will be sensed and based on its feedback gradually the system will react, which can be programmed. This reaction may be slowing down the vehicle and bringing it to a halt after some delay, moving to side by giving indicator etc.

II Kaushik Boruah 9 Vivekanand Kendra Vidyalaya Golaghat Assam Process of reeling cut or pierced muga cocoons to obtain continuous filament This process helps to obtain continuous filaments from the cut or pierced muga cocoons, which otherwise get wasted.

III Vishan Popat 10 Navrachna School Ahmedabad Gujarat Peelgroove knife for pine apple Pineapple peeling is a very tedious and cumbersome job, which has been made easy by this device.

Consolation Ashuni Patel 10 Navrachna School Vadodara Gujarat Locator beeper Different items that people generally tend to forget are attached with radio transmitters and LED and sound device. When the remote is pressed, sound is emitted from the tagged item/article and the person can trace its location

Sai Sri Ram 9 Don Bosco Public School Vijaywada AP

Class 11-12

Name Class School District State Title Summary

Masha Nazeem 12 Vidhya Vikas Girls High Sec School Namakkal Tamil Nadu Mechanical porter It is a jack like device, which can help people specially women, old and children to lift and move heavy objects from one place to other. This can be hand or foot operated.

Ashok Aasrani 12     Shubham Sen Sec School Jaipur Rajasthan Multiple physiotherapy devices He has designed many simple and low cost exercising devices that help in rehabilitaion after accidents or for people with limb disorders.

Parth Vaidya 12 Vidya Vijay Bal Mandir Indore Madhya Pradesh Waste water management in urban areas Developed a system to process waste water both domestic and industrial so that it can be used for different purposes.

Hetal Vaishnav 12 Late Shri SG Dholakiya Memorial High School Rajkot Gujarat Composite material from waste plastic she has processed plastic to obtain composite material which can be used to make different things like moulded furniture etc.

Mayank Walia 12 Police DAV School Jallandhar Punjab Reading assistant for the blind/low vision people A gadget that uses sensors on the fingers that scan text and braille and convert it into audio signals for the blind /visually challenged

Manibhushan Kumar 12 Sindri College Dhanbad Jharkhand Sound/Noiseless horn Each vehicle to have signal (may be IR) emitters and sensors. When horn is pressed by the driver in the following vehicle, signals are transmitted, which are picked up by the car in front and a beep is there in the dashboard along with a light signal.

Shruti Tyagi 11 Police DAV School Jallandhar Punjab Talking wall mounted calendar with reminder facility, push button type stand in two wheelers, voice actuated switch for television and other applicances

Rahul K Singh 12 DAV Kapil Dev Ranchi Jharkhand Pen that can recharge batteries while writing The pressure on the tip of the pen while writing is being used to charge a small battery.

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Anil K Gupta