Suzanne Lee is a fashion designer, author leading research project BioCouture. BioCouture is a project described in the eminent book Fashioning The Future, Tomorrow’s wardrobe (Thames & Hudson). It examines the work of those scientific researchers and fashion designers working with new sustainable fashion solutions.
Bioderivation is a term used to describe a process of which a biomaterial with desired properties to create hybrid materials.
Smart materials describe a general term that refers to those unique materials which are characterised by their intelligence as they can recognise appropriately to stimuli from the internal and external environment.
Bioinspiration is observing a particular function performed with precision by a biologic system and then attempting to create a synthetic system that delivers the same service for technological applications.