Cutaneous Recording and Stimulation of Muscles Using Organic Electronic Textiles

  • Papaiordanidou Maria
  • Takamatsu Seiichi
  • Rezaei-Mazinani Shahab
  • Lonjaret Thomas
  • Martin Alain
  • Ismailova Esma

  • Electrophysiology
  • Muscle activity
  • Smart textile
  • Stimulation
  • Electrochemical transistor
  • Microelectrode arrays
  • Neural interfaces
  • Poly3
  • 4-ethylenedioxythiophene
  • Nanoparticles
  • Excitability
  • Gradients
  • Polymers
  • Reflex


Electronic textiles are an emerging field providing novel and non-intrusive solutions for healthcare. Conducting polymer-coated textiles enable a new generation of fully organic surface electrodes for electrophysiological evaluations. Textile electrodes are able to assess high quality muscular monitoring and to perform transcutaneous electrical stimulation.