Ultrastretchable and flexible copper interconnect-based smart patch for adaptive thermotherapy

Aftab M. Hussain, Ernesto B. Lizardo, Galo T. Sevilla, Joanna M. Nassar, Muhammad Mustafa Hussain

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Unprecedented 800% stretchable, non-polymeric, widely used, low-cost, naturally rigid, metallic thin-film copper (Cu)-based flexible and non-invasive, spatially tunable, mobile thermal patch with wireless controllability, adaptability (tunes the amount of heat based on the temperature of the swollen portion), reusability, and affordability due to low-cost complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) compatible integration. © 2014 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)665-673
Number of pages9
JournalAdvanced healthcare materials
Issue number5
StatePublished - Dec 3 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Science


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