E-yarns for sport and healthcare applications

over sockElectronic yarn (e-yarn) technology has been employed by a research group in Nottingham, UK, to create electronic textiles for healthcare, well-being and sports applications.

Addressing the E-Textiles 2023 conference held in November in Ghent, Belgium, Dr Theodore Hughes-Riley, associate professor in electronic textiles at the Nottingham School of Art and Design, Nottingham Trent University, described processes for fabricating e-yarns.

For the full story, see the January 2024 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


Photo: Nottingham Trent University