Posted May. 4, 2017 at 10:16 a.m.

Premium Lock Emerging stretchable electronics gaining traction as tech solution

Published: 2017-05-04 10:16:12
Updated: 2017-05-04 10:16:12

Examples of stretchable electronics Stretchable and/or conformable PCB prototype and products. Source: clockwise from left to right: MEKTECK, Hitachi Chemical,Flexceed, Taiyo, Taiyo, and MC10. Photographs taken by IDTechEx analysts at Wearable Expo Japan 2017 and Nepcon Japan 2017.

Stretchable Electronics is a term that conceals great diversity. Indeed, it is an umbrella term that refers to a whole host of emerging electronic materials, components and devices that exhibit some degree of mechanical stretchability. Stretchable electronics has been in the making for than a decade, but it up to now it has been mostly a solution looking for a problem. Recent analysis by IDTechEx Research however finds that this is about to change....

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