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Epidermal electronic system

Epidermal electronic system created by an international team of engineers and scientists.

J. Rogers, University of Illinois

Through a combination of careful theoretical modeling and precise micro-manufacturing, a team of engineers and scientists has developed a new type of ultra-thin, self-adhesive electronics device that can effectively measure data about the human heart, brain waves, and muscle activity—all without the use of bulky equipment, conductive fluids, or glues.

From National Science Foundation
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