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Touching Loops - Interactive Tactility in Textiles

Delia Dumitrescu (Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik, Interaktionsdesign (Chalmers)) ; Anna Persson (Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik, Interaktionsdesign (Chalmers))
Proceedings of Futuro Textiel, nov 08 (2008)
[Artikel, refereegranskad vetenskaplig]

have been designed. The collection is named “Touching Loops” and is the result of an exploration in interactive tactile properties for knitted textiles. As a first experiment, different yarns were tried out for their ability to change structure due to heat in several knitted constructions. The experiment resulted in three different material prototypes with the ability to sense touch and react by shrinking, breaking or hardening. The aim of the project is to explore new possibilities for interactive tactile knitted materials and structures. In the discussion we relate to these textile structures as possible materials in the context of architecture.

Denna post skapades 2009-05-11.
CPL Pubid: 93781


Institutioner (Chalmers)

Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik, Interaktionsdesign (Chalmers) (2008-2010)


Övrig informationsteknik

Chalmers infrastruktur