Hideki Tanemura

Year2011
CategoryChemistry
CountriesJapan
DescriptionMakoto Imai, Naoki Urushihata, Hideki Tanemura, Yukinobu Tajima, Hideaki Goto, Koichiro Mizoguchi and Junichi Murakami of JAPAN, for determining the ideal density of airborne wasabi to awaken sleeping people in case of a fire or other emergency, and for applying this knowledge to invent the wasabi alarm.
ReferenceUS patent application 2010/0308995 A1; filing date: Feb 5, 2009. Product info [from Seems, Inc.].