Class 9: E-textiles & Wearables II

21-11-2017

This second class on the topic of wearables and e-textiles will provide a more advanced coverage on soft sensors and actuators.

Program Outline

  • actuators

    • shape memory alloy
    • fabric speakers
    • flip dot & flapping wing
  • soft sensors

    • pressure sensor
    • joystick
    • stroke
    • accelerometer
    • switches
    • stretch sensors
    • potentiometers
  • applications

Assignment

  • Build your own soft actuators and sensors
  • Integrate them in a working project
  • Document what you did
  • Include all source files

How will it be evaluated

  • Student has developed soft actuators and sensors
  • Student demonstrated understanding of the basic principles involved

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