Electronic textiles made with new cellulose thread -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

Electronic textiles made with new cellulose thread

16/03/2021

Image: one hand holds a square of fabric under a sewing machine armye; Copyright: Anna-Lena Lundqvist/Chalmers University of Technology

The cellulose yarn, which the researchers present in the article, is practical to work with and could be used to make clothing with smart functions. Using a standard household sewing machine, researchers have sewn the electrically conductive cellulose yarn into a fabric.

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