New materials, designed to mimic the sensing capabilities of human fingertips.
Taking a big step towards adding a sense of touch to prosthetic limbs and other medical devices.
Researchers have long been interested in the technology of artificial skins. Although previous studies have introduced an assortment of electronic skin (e-skin) elements, none of them were able to detect both pressure and heat with a high d... Read More
"These transparent electrodes can be used in numerous applications of wearable electronics.”
‘Electronic skins’ are like temporary tattoos that stick to the skin and record blood pressure, heartbeats, and brain activity as accurately as bulky traditional electrodes. A team of scientists, led by Prof. Jang-Ung Park (School of Materi... Read More