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Monarch: Self-expression through wearable kinetic textiles

Hartman, Kate and McConnell, Jackson and Kourtoukov, Boris and Predko, Hillary and Colpitts-Campbell, Izzie (2015) Monarch: Self-expression through wearable kinetic textiles. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction.

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Official URL: http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2677199.2690875

Abstract

Monarch is a wearable and muscle-activated kinetic textile. It consists of textile forms attached to the shoulders that expand and contract in response to the movement of the wearer's muscles. By physically extending natural body language, Monarch explores how wearable technologies can be used as a form of personal expression, as well as how and when they can begin to feel like a visceral extension of self.

Item Type: Conference/Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: body language, electromyography sensors, kinetic textiles, wearable technology
Divisions: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2016 20:39
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2016 20:39
URI: http://openresearch.ocadu.ca/id/eprint/986

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