Electroactive polymers is a term used to describe materials that have actuating properties are based mainly on polymers. They can be defined as intelligent textiles since these fabrics or materials respond to a signal (stimulus). Read more..
Hybrid yarn is a term used on an engineered fibre or material that is composed for a specific purpose or technical functional requirement besides the basic as covering the body or looking fashionable. To create a material with a high level of unique performance to accomplish in a wide spectre of products, type of fibre, yarn needs the material scientists sometimes to modify conventional methods or use newly developed. Read more..
Shape-memory materials is a term used to describe a type of materials/fabrics that return to a specific shape, after being exposed to specific temperatures. This process of changing can be repeated several times and therefore are materials capable of remember their original shape. They can be regarded what is called intelligent textiles. Read more..