• Smart textiles: New breathable fabric generates electricity from body movement

    9 days ago - By Fashion United

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    Wearable tech is making leaps beyond accessories such as smart watches and glasses and could soon be in the very textiles of our clothes.
    In a recent study published in Nano Energy, researchers from the University of Fukui in Japan and Nanjing University in China have developed electrospun fibers called EF-TENGs, that can easily be integrated with normal cloth.
    “With our work, we are aiming to provide a new point of view towards wearable energy harvesters and smart textiles,” says Dr Hiroaki Sakamoto, the corresponding author for the study.
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