Distribution of Wearable Tech
Distribution of Wearable Tech


Unified Smart Clothing Platform

The aim of this project is to explore and assess the range and overarching themes of user wants and needs regarding wearable technology. Through creative brainstorming and comparative analysis we hope to determine the scope of next generation functionality.

Related Publications

Berglund, Mary Ellen, Julia Duvall, and Lucy E. Dunne. "A survey of the historical scope and current trends of wearable technology applications." In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, pp. 40-43. ACM, 2016.

Dunne, Lucy. "Smart clothing in practice: key design barriers to commercialization." Fashion practice 2, no. 1 (2010): 41-65.


Smart Clothing Survey Current Trends Survey 2014-2015
Smart Clothing Survey 2014 and prior Historical Survey

Wearable Technology Lab

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