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Dr. Jur named 2018-2019 University Faculty Scholar

Congratulations to our fearless leader Dr. Jur on his University Faculty Scholar award! NC State’s Chancellor Randy Woodson selects 20 early- and mid- career faculty...

Congratulations Ben!

The one and only Benjamin Gillespie passed his Master’s defense on March 21, 2019! His thesis title is “Integrating commercially available energy storage into a...

Integrated Energy Storage and Illuminated Garment

This project considers possible use cases for battery technologies and developing the packaging strategies to meet the criteria for a wearable battery. Several applications were...

Inkjet Printed Flexible Capacitors on Textiles

Textile capacitor is an essential part of next generation wearable application. However, the flexibility of the capacitor is a big challenge for the textile products....

Wearable Alcohol Sensor

We are investigating the mechanisms that would improve the efficacy of a wearable alcohol sensor. This sensor measures the amount of alcohol evaporating off the...

Crochet Knitting of Advanced Monofilaments

Crochet knitting is a narrow width warp knit technology used to make rigid and elastic textiles like elastic and non-elastic trims, braiding, nets, and laces....

Congratulations Dr. Raj Bhakta

Congratulations to Dr. Raj Bhakta for passing his final defense! He presented on Direct-write Printed Wearable Electronics on Textiles. To learn more about his project,...

Direct-write Printed Electronics on Textiles

We are investigating the methods of creating conductive patterns on porous textile materials by different printing techniques. The properties of textiles as a rough, porous...