Monthly Archives: March 2013

Google Shows Off ‘Talking Shoe’

The Advanced Textiles Research Group is working on the next generation of wearable electronics so is always interested in proposed developments in the marketplace. Here is an article on a concept development by Google: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2416426,00.asp

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Visit by Mr. Ehsan Ullah Batth and colleagues

Mr. Ehsan Ullah Batth, the Consul General of the Consulate General of Pakistan at Manchester, visited the textile area of the School of Art and Design this week and called into the Advanced Textiles Research Group to have a look … Continue reading

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Post by Colin Cork

As part of my course on textile materials, I used to give a lecture on silk. I therefore found this presentation, on the future potential of the material, especially interesting, so thought that I would share it with you: http://www.ted.com/talks/fiorenzo_omenetto_silk_the_ancient_material_of_the_future.html

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