The nominating institution Empa about the breakthrough:
Controlling the spread of COVID-19 is an urgent global challenge. Airborne respiratory droplets play a significant role in human-to-human transmission. Jing’s group quantifies the infection risk of COVID-19 by various transmission routes. He then develops highly accurate sensors for fast detection in the air, evaluates protection efficiencies of masks and respirators, and assesses regeneration methods.
Tags: Bio-Tech, Covid-19, Engineering, Environment & Nature