ELASTIC WEARABLES
PROTOTYPE
Teknologian Tutkimuskeskus VTT Oy
VTT is one of Europe’s leading research institutions, owned by the Finnish state. Our task is to advance the utilisation and commercialisation of research and technology in commerce and society.
Sports Health Consumer electronics
[PRINT] Screen printing / R2R [ASSEMBLY] High mix assembly (Packaged die) / R2R [STRUCTURAL ELECTRONICS] Post-process. cutting, slitting, laser [WEARABLE] Stretchable devices [WEARABLE] Print on stretchable films (e.g. TPU)
[STRATEGY RDI] Joint, pre-competitive R&D [R&D PROJECT / TECHNO TRANSFER / CONTRACT RESEARCH] Specific R&D contract research [TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR SCALE UP] Product prototyping (TRL 4) [TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR SCALE UP] Manufacturing prototyping [PROVIDER OF TECH INFRASTRUCTURE] Access to (low rate) production facilities
Integration
Integrated Smart Systems
Elastic wearable ECG skin patch for health monitoring and diagnostics applications.

VTT has developed cost-effective stretchable and ultra-thin hybrid printed electronics to overcome the challenges of current bulky and uncomfortable wearable electronics.
VTT’s elastic wearable ECG skin patch is intended for health monitoring and diagnostics applications. It features direct integration of electronic components on elastic materials and it is manufactured using high throughput roll-to-roll processes.