Smart ankle foot orthosis
IMEC is a world-leading independent research center in nano-electronics and nanotechnology. The Centre for Microsystems Technology is specialised in electronic interconnection and assembly on various substrates (laminate, thick and thin films, flex and stretch substrates), optical interconnection and opto-electronics packaging, and electronic and optical design activities, bringing together expertise from electronics, mechanics, physics and chemistry.
Structural electronics
•Product Features
•Ankle foot orthosis with integrated movement sensors
•Combination of stretchable electronics and thermoforming process
•Gait monitoring of people
•Wireless data capturing
•Future Options
•Other sensors
•Longer lifetime
•Other medical thermoformed devices