Application of Phase Change Materials in Smart Textile

Phase Change Materials in Smart Textile

What is Phase Change Materials? Phase change materials (PCM) is a special kind of substance which releases or, absorbs sufficient energy at the phase transition to provide useful heat or, cooling. In the ‘Phase Change’ processes, the materials going from one stage to another [For example: from solid to liquid]. Any material which experiences this … Read more Application of Phase Change Materials in Smart Textile

Application of Smart Textiles in Medical and Healthcare

smart textile for healthcare

Smart textiles: Textile industry is one of the oldest industries in the world. Once its purpose was to make only cloth but now a days its purpose is way bigger. New generation of textile industry is called “Smart textile”. Smart textile means those fabrics which have technology woven in them. This technology reacts according to … Read more Application of Smart Textiles in Medical and Healthcare

Application Areas of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)

Application of Radio Frequency Identification

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID): Radio frequency identification (RFID) is an electronic identification system, one of the most impactful innovations of the 20th century. RFID technology is based on wireless communication, using electromagnetic fields for automatic identification of an object, an animal or a person carrying RFID tags. RFID technology can be applied in many manufacturing … Read more Application Areas of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)

Smart Textile Revolution: Towards a Smart Future

Smart Textile Revolution

What is Smart Textile? Smart textile, e-textiles, intelligent or multifunctional textiles: many names are used to designate these textiles which do a little more than the others. But basically, what distinguishes intelligent textiles from more traditional textiles, and what are the trends in this area? Back on nearly thirty years of innovations, from MIT to … Read more Smart Textile Revolution: Towards a Smart Future

Phenomenal Fibers: Intelligent Textiles are the Stuff of the Future

Phenomenal Fibers

Clothes make people. That is a truism. How you dress affects what others think about you. That clothes can think for themselves and even communicate with those who wear those sounds more like science fiction. It really does exist. They are called intelligent textiles and they could soon become part of every wardrobe. A “smart … Read more Phenomenal Fibers: Intelligent Textiles are the Stuff of the Future