Remote-Controlled Disinfection Robots

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With several countries in full or partial lockdown to halt the progression of the coronavirus, robots were stepping in to perform crucial chores that keep people safe and enable virtual contact. Several robot suppliers have been donating or lending robots to hospitals and care homes to assist prevent the spread of the virus. As COVID-19 circulates across the world, hospitals have become ground zero for the coronavirus.These robots claim to kill 99.99 percent of germs. To minimize the dangers for their staff, hospitals are using disinfection robots to sanitize surfaces. 

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How are UVD Robots Used?

UVD Robots is a Danish company giving rise to robots that are apt to disinfect patient rooms and operating theaters in hospitals. They’re able to disinfect pretty much anything you refer them to, each robot is a mobile array of powerful short wavelength ultraviolet-C (UVC) lights that emit sufficient energy to directly shred the DNA or RNA of any microorganisms that have the misfortune of being excavated to them.  

China's Disinfection Robot UVD has been in increased demand since the eruption of the pandemic. A large number of hospitals in the country have been requesting the robot which is manufactured by Denmark’s Blue Ocean Robotics. These robots have played a major role in controlling the virus in Wuhan, the epicentre of the virus.  

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UVC-LD Robot

Omron LD-UVC navigates autonomously and disinfects assumptions comprising the high-touch areas by eliminating 99.90% of bacteria and viruses, both airborne and droplet, by providing the detailed dosage of UVC energy. UVC light, which is ultraviolet radiation with wavelengths between 200 and 290 nm, has been verified to be effective in breaking down the pathogens’ DNA and RNA beyond recovery, thus stopping them from reproducing.

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