Organic field effect transistors for textile applications

  title={Organic field effect transistors for textile applications},
  author={Annalisa Bonfiglio and Danilo De Rossi and T{\"u}nde Kirstein and Ivo Locher and F. Mameli and Rita Paradiso and Giovanni Vozzi},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine},
  • A. Bonfiglio, D. Rossi, +4 authors G. Vozzi
  • Published 2005
  • Materials Science, Computer Science, Medicine
  • IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine
In this paper, several issues concerning the development of textiles endowed with electronic functions will be discussed. In particular, issues concerning materials, structures, electronic models, and the mechanical constraints due to textile technologies will be detailed. The idea starts from an already developed organic field-effect transistor that is realized on a flexible film that can be applied, after the assembly, on whatever kind of substrate, in particular, on textiles. This could pave… Expand
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