‘Smart mask’ with a use beyond pandemics

IMG 4556 1024x683Researchers from the Madrid region of Spain have developed and patented a novel smart mask that can monitor a wearer’s vital signs up to 20 km away.

Its inventors hope these devices will serve both to combat the next pandemic and for a wide variety of other applications of benefit to society.

For the full story, see the January 2023 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


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