Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Transparent, Super-Stretchy Skin-Like Sensor

View as: Print Mobile App Share:
Stretchy sensor

The sensor is stretchy in all directions and then rebounds to its original shape.

Credit: Steve Fyffe

Using carbon nanotubes bent to act as springs, Stanford researchers have developed a stretchable, transparent skin-like sensor that can be stretched to more than twice its original length and bounce back perfectly to its original shape.

From Stanford University News
View Full Article




No entries found