Wearable computing and smart textiles

  • Posted on: 22 December 2016
  • By: Lan Chunyuan
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Professor Dongyi Chen, Mobile Computing Center, University of Electronic Science and Technology, China
"Smart textiles (E-textiles) also known as smart textiles, or smart fabrics, are fabrics that feature electronics and interconnections woven into them."This speak will present: the main concept of wearable computing, what is smart textile, its development, challenges; fabrication methods, smart textiles sensors and devices, smart textile systems and applications in health care and my labs research on wearable and smart textile.

 Professor and director of Mobile Computing Center, University of Electronic Science and Technology, China; Visiting Research Fellow of Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology of Chinese Academy of Science; Postdoctoral study on wearable computing at University of Toronto(1998-1999); Visiting professor at GVU center of Georgia Tech (2002-2005), studying on wearable computing an AR. In Sept. 2009, visiting professor at TZI Center of Bremen University, and beginning long term collaboration on wearable computing. Co-organizers and Chairs of The first (2010) and the second (2011)" Sino-German Symposium on Wearable Computing"; Organizers and General chairs of the third (2009) and the fourth (2014) China Wearable Computing Conference , associate-organizer and Chair of program committee of the fifth and sixth China Wearable Computing Conference.