Smart materials and devices for electronic textiles

Zijian Zheng, Jesse Jur, Wenlong Cheng

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Abstract: Electronic textiles (e-textiles) have attracted a significantly increasing amount of interest in recent years. A wide variety of e-textile devices, systems, and applications have been reported. The development of smart materials and devices has played a critical role in this rapid progress of e-textiles. This article provides a concise review of the development of e-textiles and their applications. It introduces the three articles included in this issue. Finally, it discusses the challenges of this field. Graphic abstract: [Figure not available: see fulltext.]

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)488-490
Number of pages3
JournalMRS Bulletin
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2021


  • Devices
  • Electronic material
  • Fiber
  • Flexible
  • Sensor

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