PhD students Liam Swanepole (left) and Abdullah Almansouri with the electronic skin. Photo: KAUST

This magnetic skin can allow you to open a door with the blink of an eye, researchers say

  • The artificial skin is made with an ultraflexible, biocompatible polymer matrix filled with magnetised microparticles
  • The research team could see it potentially applied in human-computer interaction for people with paralysis
Topic |   China science

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PhD students Liam Swanepole (left) and Abdullah Almansouri with the electronic skin. Photo: KAUST
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