World's first piezoelectric fabrics for wearable devices!

March 2015
Indian Textile Journal;Mar2015, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p92
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.


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