Tubular -knit pressure sensor

  • Tubular -knit pressure sensor

Description

The two conductive sides of the tubular knit are kept partly separated by placing monofilament yarn in the middle using tuck stitches. When pressed, the two conductive sides come in contact resulting in a drop in resistance.

Information

Ramyah Gowrishankar

29. April 2017

Ramyah Gowrishankar (Based on work from Smart Textiles @ Swedish School of Textiles, Borås)

2014

wool, conductive yarn, monofilament

Double-bed Flat knitting machine

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Garments Knitting Accessories From thread Architecture