Corning® Fibrance® Light-Diffusing Fiber is an innovative optical fiber created from a unique glass for maximum flexibility — allowing you to bend, curve and wrap it around almost anything, while maintaining bright, beautiful and uniform light.
The TEK-TILES project is focused on developing ideas for embedding and manufacturing technology into fabrics. As part of this project "3D Waves of Light" demonstrates unique functional properties and has been evaluated for specific manufacturing constraints and is assessed for its environmental impact.
Shima Seiki’s computerized knitting machines produce knitwear in one piece. Because there are no seams, this knitwear is suited to applications outside the realm of fashion as well, such as sports, medical, and other examples of wearable smart technology.