We use cookies to give you the best personal experience on our website. If you continue to use our site without changing your cookie settings, you agree we may place these cookies on your device. You can change your cookie settings at any time but if you do , you may lose some functionality on our website . More information can be found in our privacy policy.
Please provide more information.
Stylus no longer supports Internet Explorer 7, 8 or 9. Please upgrade to IE 11, Chrome, Safari, Firefox or Edge. This will ensure you have the best possible experience on the site.
Brief Published: 3 Sep 2012

Blitz Laser Knife

Extra

Could this latest development in food technology be the downfall of the kitchen knife? Russian graduate Andrey Kokorin of Ural State Academy of Architecture and Arts has created the Blitz laser knife device, which was selected out of 500 entries from 18 countries to be nominated for the 2012 James Dyson Award.

The Blitz turns the monotonous chore of preparing meals into a thing of the past. Encased in an orb-shaped exterior, the Blitz holds a transparent dish inside which slices meat and vegetables through electromagnetic radiation. Its main focus is taking away the dangers and uncleanliness of the knife and providing a clean, fast and efficient way of chopping.

The James Dyson Award is an annual international student design award run by British industrial designer James Dyson – creator of the Dyson vacuum cleaner. It aims to encourage the next generation of design engineers to create problem-solving innovations.

James Dyson Award

PANTONE®TPX
COATED
RAL
RGB
HEX
NCS