Robots are helping people avoid physical contact during the epidemic.
From helping groceries to cooking meals and sterilizing hospitals to patrolling the streets.
Here are five ways China is using robots to fight the Corona virus.
1. Grocery delivery:
More people are buying groceries online during the epidemic, so meituan is sending out delivery robots to meet demand.
They pick up goods at the companies warehouse, and travel to designated points to drop off purchases.
A delivery courier will handle the last mile delivery.
Meituan says the robots are disinfected multiple times a day.
This service is currently available in some bejing districts. It hopes to expand to cover restraints and pharmacies one day.
2. Meal delivery:
Meals are delivered to staff at this beijing hospital with robots.
Baidu says autonomous vehicle shows up every morning. It can deliver up to 50 launch sets in each round.
The company says this can reduce human contact.
The robots are also used in Shenzhen and Guangzhou hospitals.
A robot cooking up a storm at a whuan quarantine facility.
Foodom can make 120 servings of clay not rice every hour.
It’s enough to feed the medical staff who are working around the clock.
Workers scan a code to collect the meals anytime.
The creaters say this ensure that the food is always served hot.
The robot uses disposal containers ensures hygiene.
Sterilizing hospitals is an important built time consuming jobs.
TMIRob says their robots can do the jobs more efficiently.
They can realase hydrogen peroxide and uv light to kill germs.
It said to be able to map it’s its own route through the hospital.
Before entering a room, it will warn people inside to leave.
It automatically connects to charging stations when it’s out of power.
The boys are now working in hospitals wuhan and other Cities.
China’s street patrol robots want to fight the Corona virus.
Start up Gosunca claims it’s bots can check people’s temperature.
It says they can detect a fever from five meters away.
They’re also said to be able to recognize if people are wearing masks.
A warning will sound if someone is found without a mask or potentially ill.
The robots are designed to be used in places like airports and hospitals.
Police can also broad cast messages through the droids.
The company says this can help reduce the time officer’s spend outside.
So they can avoid catching COVID-19.