Footfalls and Heartbeats is a revolutionary company that has developed next-generation sensory fabrics that monitor change in real-time. The smart fabric uses nano-scale interactions within the textile to make the fabric itself the sensor, eliminating any need for wires or miniature electronics.
This is an exciting technology with a diverse range of applications in a global market that is increasingly demanding intelligent fabrics. Their success has also been recognised by the New Zealand Innovators Awards, having received the Highly Commended award in 2013.
This is an exciting chance for students to learn from a company at the forefront of the smart fabrics that will revolutionise the textiles the industry.
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