Thin Pressure Sensor Made of Plastic and Gold

Thin Pressure Sensor Made of Plastic and Gold

We’ve previously covered a variety of adhesive sensors that measure internal biomarkers — such as body temperature or heart rate — while affixed to the skin. Now researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed a skin sensor that detects stimuli...
New Electronic Skin Can Be Recycled

New Electronic Skin Can Be Recycled

An innovative “electronic skin” offers similar benefits as other flexible patches; it’s less bulky than a smartwatch and potentially gives more accurate readings. But the electronic skin, designed by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder,...