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Nanotechnology, Smart Textiles & Wearables

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Nanotechnology, Smart Textiles & Wearables
Published: February 16, 2017 Content info: 207 pages
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Nanotechnology, Smart Textiles & Wearables from Cientifica analyses the markets and technologies that are driving the shift to smart textiles.

Key findings in the report include

  • Opportunities in smart textiles will overtake those in apparel within six years
  • Together these represent an $8bn opportunity for nano and 2 dimensional materials
  • Compound annual growth rates range from 14% in to 167% depending on the application
  • The value of nanomaterials used by the global textile industry will rise sharply driven by the additional functionality demanded by smart textiles and wearables

Cientifica have been monitoring nanotechnology and smart textiles for over a decade and the report ranges from the latest advances in wearables to the use of nanofibers in dust and water filtration.

Nanotechnology, Smart Textiles & Wearables is the most up to date and comprehensive look at the sector and its 207 pages discuss over 250 companies active in the space.

Key Sections include:

  • Smart Textiles, Wearable Technologies and the 4th Industrial Revolution ; looking at how textiles and computing are converging and the factors driving this.
  • Markets ; analyzing the global market for nanotechnology and smart textiles by application area. This section looks at apparel, home textiles, medical textiles, military textiles, technical textiles and textile based wearables. It also provides figures for the nanomaterials inputs (materials, coatings, inks, masterbatches etc.) required for each application.
  • Nanotechnology and Graphene In Textiles ; examining why these materials are being used in textiles and what advantages they confer.
  • Applications ; giving detailed description of current and proposed applications of nanotechnology by sector and covers Clothing and Apparel, Sports and Wellbeing , Energy Storage and Generation , Energy Harvesting , Fashion, Entertainment, Personal Protection, Military Textiles., Home Textiles, Medical Textile and Technical textiles.
  • Key Technologies ; explaining key components such as strain sensors, conductive fibers and photochromic textiles, along with examples of the types and application of each technology.
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Contents

List of Tables

List of Figures

Introduction

  • How to Use This Report

Smart Textiles, Wearable Technologies and the 4th Industrial Revolution

  • The Evolution of Wearable Technologies
  • Defining Smart Textiles
  • Factors Affecting The Adoption of Smart Textiles
    • Cost
    • Accuracy
    • On Shoring
    • Power management
    • Security and Privacy

Markets

  • Adding Value to Textiles Through Nanotechnology
  • How Nanomaterials Add Functionality and Value
  • CAGR By Sector
  • Apparel Textile Markets
    • Value of Nanomaterials Inputs for Apparel
  • Home Textile Markets
    • Value of Nanomaterials Inputs for Home Textiles
  • Medical Textile Markets
    • Value of Nanomaterials Inputs for Medical Textiles
  • Military Textile Markets
    • Value of Nanomaterials Inputs for Military Textiles
  • Technical Textile Markets
    • Value of Nanomaterials Inputs for Technical Textiles
  • Textile Based Wearables
    • Market Growth By Application
  • Business Models

Nanotechnology and Graphene In Textiles

  • Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Textile Production
    • Nanotechnology in Fibers and Yarns
    • Nano-Structured Composite Fibers
    • Carbon Nanofibers and Carbon Nanoparticles
    • Clay Nanoparticles
    • Metal Oxide Nanoparticles
    • Carbon Nanotubes
    • Graphene

Applications

  • Clothing and Apparel
    • Nano-Antibacterial Clothing Textiles
      • Silver Nanoparticles
      • Nanosilver Safety Concerns
      • Zinc/Copper/Doped Zinc Oxides
      • UV/Sun/Radiation Protection
      • Hassle-free Clothing: Stain/Oil/Water Repellence, Anti-Static, Anti-Wrinkle
      • Anti-Fade
      • Comfort Issues: Perspiration Control, Moisture Management
      • Creative Appearance and Scent for High Street Fashions
      • Anti-Counterfeiting
      • High Strength, Abrasion-Resistant Fabric Using Carbon Nanotubes
      • Nanotechnology For Home Laundry
    • Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles

Sports and Wellbeing

  • 1st Generation Technologies
    • Under Armour Healthbox Wearables
    • Adidas MiCoach
    • Sensoria
    • EMPA's Long Term Research
  • 2nd Generation Technologies
    • Google's Project Jacquard
    • Samsung Creative Lab
    • Microsoft Collaborations
    • Intel Systems on a Chip
    • Flex (Formerly Flextronics) and MAS Holdings
    • Jiobit
    • Asensei Personal Trainer
    • OmSignal Smart Clothing
    • Ralph Lauren PoloTech
    • Hexoskin Performance Management
    • Healthwatch Technologies Heart Monitor
    • Jabil Circuit Textile Heart Monitoring
    • Stretch Sense Sensors
    • NTT Data and Toray
    • Goldwin Inc. and DoCoMo
    • SupaSpot Inc Smart Sensors
    • Wearable Experiments and Brand Marketing
    • Wearable Life Sciences Antelope
    • Textronics NuMetrex.
  • 3rd Generation Technologies
    • AdvanPro Pressure Sensing Shoes
    • Tamicare 3D printed Wearables with Integrated Sensors
    • Cambridge Graphene Centre Washable Graphene Oxide Ink
    • AiQ Smart Clothing Stainless Steel Yarns
    • Flex Printed Inks And Conductive Yarns
    • Sensing Tech Conductive Inks
    • EHO Textiles Body Motion Monitoring
    • Bebop Sensors Washable E-Ink Sensors
    • Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research Piezolectric Polymer Sensors
    • CLIM8 GEAR Heated Textiles
    • VTT Smart Clothing Human Thermal Model
    • ATTACH (Adaptive Textiles Technology with Active Cooling and
    • Heating)
  • Energy Storage and Generation
    • Intelligent Textiles Military Uniforms
    • BAE Systems Broadsword Spine
    • Stretchable Batteries
    • LG Chem Cable Batteries
    • Supercapacitors
    • Swinburne Graphene Supercapacitors
    • MIT Niobium Nanowire Supercapacitors
  • Energy Harvesting
    • Kinetic
      • StretchSense Energy Harvesting Kit
      • NASA Environmental Sensing Fibers
    • Solar
      • Powertextiles
      • Sphelar Power Corp Solar Textiles
      • Ohmatex and Powerweave
  • Fashion
    • 1st Generation Technologies
      • Cute Circuit LED Couture
      • MAKEFASHION LED Couture
    • 2nd Generation Technologies
      • Covestro Luminous Clothing
    • 3rd Generation Technologies
      • The Unseen Temperature Sensitive Dyes
  • Entertainment
    • Wearable Experiments Marketing
    • Navigate Jacket
    • Personal Protection
    • Periosteum Based Textile
  • Medical Textiles
    • Nanosilver Wound Dressings
    • Electrospun Nanofibers to Stop Bleeding
  • Home Textiles
    • Suzutora MASA Treatment for Curtains
    • Bedding
    • Silvon
    • Serta® Mattress Covers
    • Schoeller Nanosphere®
    • MIPAN Nano Magic Silver®
  • Military/Defence Textiles
    • The 21st Century Battle Suit
    • Stealth Coatings
  • Technical Textiles
    • Industrial Nonwovens
    • H&V Nanowave Filtration Media
    • Donaldson Torit Nanofiber Dust Filters
    • Vileda Nanotech Micro Cloth

Key Technologies

  • Circuitry
    • Conductive Inks for Fabrics
      • Conductive Ink For Printing On Stretchable Fabrics
      • Creative Materials Conductive Inks And Adhesives
      • Dupont Stretchable Electronic Inks
      • Aluminium Inks From Alink Co
    • Conductive Fibers
      • Circuitex Silver Coated Nylon
      • Textronics Yarns and Fibres
      • Novonic Elastic Conductive Yarn
      • Copper Coated Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) Fibres
    • Printed electronics
      • Covestro TPU Films for Flexible Circuits
  • Sensors
    • Electrical
      • Hitoe
      • Cocomi
      • Panasonic Polymer Resin
      • Cardiac Monitoring
    • Mechanical
      • Strain
        • Textile-Based Weft Knitted Strain Sensors
        • Chain Mail Fabric for Smart Textiles
        • Nano-Treatment for Conductive Fiber/Sensors
        • Piezoceramic materials
        • Graphene-Based Woven Fabric
      • Pressure Sensing
        • LG Innotek Flexible Textile Pressure Sensors
        • Hong Kong Polytechnic University Pressure Sensing Fibers.
      • Conductive Polymer Composite Coatings
      • Printed Textile Sensors To Track Movement
  • Environment
    • Photochromic Textiles
    • Temperature
      • Sefar PowerSens
    • Gasses & Chemicals
      • Textile Gas Sensors
  • Energy
    • Storage
      • Graphene Supercapacitors
      • Niobium Nanowire Supercapacitors
      • Stretchy supercapacitors
    • Energy Generation
      • StretchSense Energy Harvesting Kit
      • Piezoelectric Or Thermoelectric Coated Fibres
  • Optical
    • Light Emitting
      • University of Manchester Electroluminescent Inks and Yarns
      • Polyera Wove

Companies Mentioned.

List of Tables

  • Table 1 CAGR by application
  • Table 2 Value of smart textile market by application 2016-25 (US$ millions)
  • Table 3 % market share by application
  • Table 4 CAGR 2016-25 by application
  • Table 5 Commonly used nanomaterials and their applications

List of Figures

  • Figure 1 The 4th Industrial Revolution (World Economic Forum)
  • Figure 2 Block Diagram of typical MEMS digital output motion sensor: ultra low-power high performance 3-axis "femto" accelerometer used in fitness tracking devices.
  • Figure 3 Interior of Fitbit Flex device (from iFixit)
  • Figure 4 Internal layout of Fitbit Flex. Red is the main CPU, orange is the BTLE chip, blue is a charger, yellow is the accelerometer (from iFixit)
  • Figure 5 Intel's Curie processor stretches the definition of 'wearable'
  • Figure 6 Typical Textile Based Wearable System Components
  • Figure 7 The Chromat Aeros Sports Bra "powered by Intel, inspired by wind, air and flight."
  • Figure 8 The Evolution of Smart textiles
  • Figure 9 Goldwin's C2fit IN-pulse sportswear using Toray's Hitoe
  • Figure 10 Sensoglove reads grip pressure for golfers
  • Figure 11 Current World Textile Market by Sector (2016)
  • Figure 12 The Global Textile Market By Sector ($ Millions)
  • Figure 13 Compound Annual Growth Rates (CAGR) by Sector (2016-25)
  • Figure 14 The Global Textile Market in 2022
  • Figure 15 The Global Textile Market in 2025
  • Figure 16 Textile Market Evolution (2012-2025)
  • Figure 17 Total Value of Nanomaterials in Textiles 2016-2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 18 Value of Nanomaterials in Textiles by Sector 2016-2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 19 CAGR BY Sector 2016 - 2025
  • Figure 20 Nanotechnology Enabled Clothing/Apparel Textiles Market 2015-2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 21 Value of Nanotech Inputs in Clothing Textiles 2015-2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 22 Nanotechnology Enabled Home Textiles Market 2015-25 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 23 Value of Nanomaterials in Home Textiles 2015 -2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 24 Nanotechnology Enabled Medical Textiles 2015 -2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 25 Value of Nanomaterials in Medical Textiles 2015 - 2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 26 Nanotechnology Enabled Military/Defense Textiles 2015 - 2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 27 Value of Nanomaterials in Military/Defense Textiles 2015 - 2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 28 Nanotechnology Enabled Technical Textiles 2015 - 2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 29 Value of Nanomaterials in Technical Textiles 2015 - 2025 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 30 Textile Based Wearables Growth 2016-25 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 31 Total market for textile based wearables 2016-25 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 32 Health and Sports Market Size 2016-20 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 33 Health and Sports Market Size 2016-25 (US$ Millions)
  • Figure 34 Critical steps for obtaining FDA medical device approval
  • Figure 35 Market split between wellbeing and medical 2016-25
  • Figure 36 'Intimacy White' and 'Intimacy Black' introduced by the Dutch firm Studio Roosegaarde
  • Figure 37 Functional fashion Levi's using Schoeller's nanosphere technology
  • Figure 38 The Market for Anti-Bacterial Textiles.
  • Figure 39 How antibacterial 'SmartSilver works
  • Figure 40 Typical delivery formats of nano silver (from NanoHorizons Inc.)
  • Figure 41 A fiber coated with silver nanoparticles
  • Figure 42 BASF Ultramid BS416N® with TiO2 nanoparticles for UV protection
  • Figure 43 Nanex superhydrophobic nanopolymer coating
  • Figure 44 Oil resistance of Inanova®
  • Figure 45 Klimeo - Microcapsules containing a natural temperature-regulating ingredient are applied in and on the fabric
  • Figure 46 Karma Chameleon Chenille Strip Prototype - photonic bandgap (PBG) fibers woven on a computer-controlled electronic Jacquard loom
  • Figure 47 Karma Chameleon Leaf pattern using a white cotton warp, a white cotton weft and a PBG fiber weft to create individual illuminated designs
  • Figure 48 Products with Nano-Metal Coating Effect, Courtesy of Suzutora
  • Figure 49 Teijin's Morphotex allows colors without the use of dyes
  • Figure 50 Donna Sgro's Morphotex dress
  • Figure 51 Garments treated with metallic nanoparticles from the fashion line, "Glitterati
  • Figure 52 Clothing designed by Olivia Ong. The dress and jacket contain nanoparticles with antibacterial and air-purifying qualities
  • Figure 53 A scanning electron microscope image showing a cotton fiber with palladium nanoparticle coating
  • Figure 54 Smart Fabrics Offer Designers New Possibilities in Fashion
  • Figure 55 Adidas miCoach Connect Heart Rate Monitor
  • Figure 56 Sensoria's Hear Rate Monitoring Garments
  • Figure 57 Flexible components used in Google's Project Jacquard
  • Figure 58 Google and Levi's Smart Jacket
  • Figure 59 Embedded electronics Google's Project Jacquard
  • Figure 60 Samsung's WELT 'smart' belt
  • Figure 61 Samsung Body Compass at CES16
  • Figure 62 Lumo Run washable motion sensor
  • Figure 63 OMSignal's Smart Bra
  • Figure 64 PoloTech Shirt from Ralph Lauren
  • Figure 65 Hexoskin Data Acquisition and Processing
  • Figure 66 Healthwatch ECG Shirt
  • Figure 67 Peak+™ Heart Rate Monitoring Garment
  • Figure 68 StretchSense CEO Ben O'Brien, with a fabric stretch sensor
  • Figure 69 C3fit Pulse from Goldwin Inc
  • Figure 70 The Antelope Tank-Top
  • Figure 71 Sportswear with integrated sensors from Textronix
  • Figure 72 AdvanPro's pressure sensing insoles
  • Figure 73 AdvanPro's pressure sensing textile
  • Figure 74 Tamicare 3D Printing Sensors and Apparel
  • Figure 75 Washable graphene ink on cotton
  • Figure 76 Smart clothing using stainless steel yarns and textile sensors from AiQ
  • Figure 77 EHO Smart Sock
  • Figure 78 BeBop Smart Car Seat Sensor
  • Figure 79 Non-transparent printed sensors from Fraunhofer ISC
  • Figure 80 Clim8 Intelligent Heat Regulating Shirt
  • Figure 81 Temperature regulating smart fabric printed at UC San Diego
  • Figure 82 Intelligent Textiles Ltd smart uniform
  • Figure 83 BAE Systems Broadsword Spine
  • Figure 84 LG Chem cable-shaped lithium-ion battery powers an LED display even when twisted and strained
  • Figure 85 Supercapacitor yarn made of niobium nanowires
  • Figure 86 Sphelar Textile
  • Figure 87 Sphelar Textile Solar Cells
  • Figure 88 Katy Perry wears Cute Circuit in 2010
  • Figure 89 Cute Circuit K Dress
  • Figure 90 'intu' graphene dress by Cute Circuit
  • Figure 91 MAKEFASHION runway at the Brother's "Back to Business" conference, Nashville 2016
  • Figure 92 Covestro material with LEDs are positioned on formable films made from thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU).
  • Figure 93 Unseen headpiece, made of 4000 conductive Swarovski stones, changes color to correspond with localized brain activity
  • Figure 94 Eighthsense a coded couture piece
  • Figure 95 Durex Fundawear
  • Figure 96 Periosteum, a thin yet tough tissue that supports the bones
  • Figure 97 The weaver's loom used for Periosteum fibers
  • Figure 98 Metal coated fabrics from Suzutora
  • Figure 90 Nanotech enabled bedding from Simmons
  • Figure 100 Silvon silver antibacterial bedding
  • Figure 101 Non-woven nanofiber performance layer on dust filter
  • Figure 102 The effect of a nanofiber layer on a filter
  • Figure 103 Vileda Professional Antibacterial Cleaning Cloths
  • Figure 104 Printed fabric sensors from the University of Tokyo
  • Figure 105 Aluminum Nanoparticle Ink from ALINK (Korea)
  • Figure 106 Tony Kanaan's shirt with electrically conductive nano-fibers
  • Figure 107 Panasonic stretchable resin technology
  • Figure 108 Nanoflex moniroring system
  • Figure 109 Knitted strain sensors
  • Figure 110 Chain Mail Fabric for Smart Textiles
  • Figure 111 Electroplated Fabric
  • Figure 112 LG Innotek flexible textile pressure sensors
  • Figure 113 Smart Footwear installed with fabric sensors. (Credit: Image courtesy of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
  • Figure 114 SOFTCEPTOR™ textile strain sensors
  • Figure 115 conductive polymer composite coating for pressure sensing
  • Figure 116 Fraunhofer ISC_ printed sensor
  • Figure 117 The graphene-coated yarn sensor. (Image: ETRI)
  • Figure 118 Supercapacitor yarn made of niobium nanowires
  • Figure 119 StretchSense Energy Harvesting Kit
  • Figure 120 Energy harvesting textiles at the University of Southampton
  • Figure 121 Polyera Wove Flexible Screen
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