Novel SMART Textiles

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The sensing/adapting/responding, multifunctionality, low energy, small size and weight, ease of forming, and low-cost attributes of SMART textiles and their multidisciplinary scope offer numerous end uses in medical, sports and fitness, military, fashion, automotive, aerospace, built environment, and energy industries. The research and development for these new and high-value materials crosses scientific boundaries, redefines material science design and engineering, and enhances quality of life and our environment. “Novel SMART Textiles” is a focused special issue that reports the latest research of this field and facilitates dissemination, networking, discussion, and debate.
Original languageEnglish
Article number950
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 20 Feb 2020


  • Biofunctional textiles
  • Carbon nanotextiles
  • Composites
  • Conductive textiles
  • E-textiles
  • ECG
  • EMS textiles
  • Electrospun solar cells
  • Embroidered e-textiles
  • Energy harvesting
  • Hybrid electrodes
  • Motion tracking
  • Multifunctional
  • Psychotextiles
  • Smart textiles
  • Stitch-based sensors
  • Stretchable electronics
  • Targeted delivery
  • Textile sensors
  • Thermal textile pixels
  • Visual brain
  • Wearables

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)


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