Actuator Materials: Review on Recent Advances and Future Outlook for Smart Textiles

@inproceedings{Kongahage2019ActuatorMR,
  title={Actuator Materials: Review on Recent Advances and Future Outlook for Smart Textiles},
  author={Dharshika Kongahage and Javad Foroughi},
  year={2019}
}
Smart textiles based on actuator materials are of practical interest, but few types have been commercially exploited. The challenge for researchers has been to bring the concept out of the laboratory by working out how to build these smart materials on an industrial scale and permanently incorporate them into textiles. Smart textiles are considered as the next frontline for electronics. Recent developments in advance technologies have led to the appearance of wearable electronics by fabricating… CONTINUE READING
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