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How I Became an “Air Quality Scientist” with Dyson… Well, Sort Of

Updated: Aug 20, 2021



There’s a really cool backpack that you might never have heard of, until now. A collaboration between Dyson and King’s College London, nine people around the world were provided with backpacks that measure air quality and send the data to be analysed.


By going about their daily lives with the backpack on, they’re gathering data about the quality of the air. With Covid-19, life ground to a halt for a few months and Dyson wanted to take a closer look at the air quality. We’re one of the few in the world that got our hands on the backpack and here’s how it worked.