Preventing malfunction in yarns designed to store energy

design tweak helps preNorth Carolina State University researchers have found a way to prevent electrical malfunctions in yarns designed to store electrical energy.

Ultimately, the findings could help advance the development of smart textiles that capture energy from the wearer’s movements and power sensors and wearable electronics.

For the full story, see the May 2022 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


Photo: NSCU/Nanfei He