Fully Printed Electrodes on Stretchable Textiles for Long-Term Electrophysiology

  • Bihar Eloise
  • Roberts Timothee
  • Ismailova Esma
  • Saadaoui Mohamed
  • Isik Mehmet
  • Sanchez-Sanchez Ana
  • Mecerreyes David
  • Herve Thierry
  • de Graaf Jozina B.
  • Malliaras George G.


Fully printed electrodes consisting of a conducting polymer and an ionic liquid gel are fabricated on a stretchable textile. They are shown to record cardiac activity while the wearer is moving and for long periods of time, paving the way for the development of low-cost devices for continuous health monitoring.