Self-Folding In Weft Knit Textiles
This fundamental research aims to understand and control the self-folding behavior of weft knit textiles to harness this inherent property of the knot structure for development of novel engineered textiles. Contact us at email@example.com for more information.
Genevieve Dion, MID
Center for Functional Fabrics, Drexel University; Department of Design, Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Drexel University
|Ken Evans, PhD
||College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter
|Oana Ghita, PhD
||Materials and Manufacturing, College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter
|D.S. Nicholas, RA, AIA, NCARB
||Design Research, Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Drexel University
This research was funded by National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (DGE-10028090/DGE-1104459)
Knittel CE, Nicholas DS, Street RM, Schauer CL, Dion G.Self-Folding Textile through Manipulation of Knit Stitch Architecture, Fibers. 2015.3(4):575-587.