During the Corona outbreak pandemic or Covid19 many companies tried a technology used against the corona outbreak. Recently a new robot has passed a trial to eradicate germs and viruses in hospitals.
This robot is named LighStrike, its maker named it Xenes Disinfection Services. Claimed to be able to disable 99.9% of the SARS-Cov-2 virus that causes COvid19 in just 2 minutes.
How it works LightStrike emits high-intensity UVC rays with wavelengths between 200 and 312 nanometers that can clean such as beds, door handles and other surfaces that are often touched.
When doing its work, this robot uses a very strong light intensity. So humans are not allowed to be in the room when the robot is working, because it can damage the human eye.
The company, located in Texas, has sold the LightStrike robot at a price of US $ 100.00 or around Rp 1.5 billion for each robot unit.
This robot has also been sold in Japan, a medical equipment manufacturer, as its official distributor.
There are many users of this robot in the US, mainly used at US bases, police barracks, and several universities.
The demand for this robot is predicted to continue to increase, especially for hospital needs.