e-skin

Integrate micro chips for electronic skin

Integrate micro chips for electronic skin

First fully integrated flexible electronics made of magnetic sensors and organic circuits opens the path towards the development of electronic skin.

3D printing helps form wearable sensor

3D printing helps form wearable sensor

Researchers have developed a highly sensitive wearable pressure sensor for health monitoring applications and early diagnosis of diseases.

Electronic skin: Intuitive in the virtual reality

Electronic skin: Intuitive in the virtual reality

Scientists have developed the first electronic sensor that can simultaneously process both touchless and tactile stimuli.

Exceptional sensitive e-skin for prosthetics

Exceptional sensitive e-skin for prosthetics

Researchers have developed an e-skin that may soon have a sense of touch equivalent to, or better than, the human skin with the Asynchronous Coded Electronic Skin (ACES).

Smart textiles boost connectivity between wearable sensors

Smart textiles boost connectivity between wearable sensors

Researchers have invented a completely new way for wearable devices to interconnect which enable easier health monitoring, medical interventions and human–machine interfaces.

Ultra-light gloves let users “touch” virtual objects

Ultra-light gloves let users “touch” virtual objects

Scientists have developed an ultra-light glove that enables users to feel and manipulate virtual objects. Their system provides extremely realistic haptic feedback and could run on a battery, allowing for unparalleled freedom of movement.