Stretchable micro-supercapacitors to self-power wearables -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Stretchable micro-supercapacitors to self-power wearables

09.12.2020

Image: self-powered, stretchable system on an arm; Copyright: Penn State College of Engineering

A team of international researchers, led by Huanyu "Larry" Cheng, Dorothy Quiggle Career Development Professor in Penn State's Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, has developed a self-powered, stretchable system that will be used in wearable health-monitoring and diagnostic devices.

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Image: smart watch at MEDICA trade fair; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf