Textile Based Sensing System for Lower Limb Motion Monitoring

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Part of the Biosystems & Biorobotics book series (BIOSYSROB, volume 21)


In recent years, as a result of multidisciplinary studies in textile science and technology, sensor characteristics are added to the textile products. Thanks to the many features of e-textile products, motion monitoring can be done in novel ways. The prototype developed in this paper, is low-cost, low-power, easy-to-integrate, and fully capable of communicating with mobile devices in a wireless manner. The proposed sensor system can be used to monitor the healing process of patients with neurological injuries.


Movement Monitoring Proposed Sensor System Conductive Yarns Phase Difference Movement Capacitive Sensor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Computer Engineering DepartmentIstanbul Technical UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Textile Engineering DepartmentIstanbul Technical UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Textile Engineering DepartmentMarmara UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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