Weaving soft materials into 3D structures

elastocapillaryResearchers at the University of Virginia have developed a manufacturing process for weaving soft materials, such as fabrics, rubbers and gels, enabling mass production in what the team said could be a “soft robotics revolution”.

For the full story, see the October 2023 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


Image: Science Advances (2023). DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.adh9232