TITLE

World's first piezoelectric fabrics for wearable devices!

PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
Indian Textile Journal;Mar2015, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the first polylactic acid fibre-and carbon-fibre-based piezoelectric fabrics developed by Professor Yoshiro Tajitsu of Kansai University and chemical and pharmaceutical company Teijin. Topics include the piezoelectric fabrics as a Teijin growth strategy to integrate key existing materials and businesses, and Kansai University and Teijin's plant to have fabrics for applications that enable human actions to be monitored via clothing worn by people.
ACCESSION #
102257721

 

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