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i-sock / intelligent sock

i-sock

I-sock is a pair of socks made of conductive fibers, the mesh-like sensing point has distributed all over the socks, It can calculate the distance through the sensing point to the sensing point give us the one-sided pressure value. Those Pressure values can use to compare different symptoms, ex: Varices Pressure gradient distribution or burns balanced pressure, etc., these values are displayed via a mobile/cell phone APP which allows users to identify the most suitable pressure values for its symptoms. It can automatically adjust the tightness value for the user.

University

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Tainan, Taiwan

DING YAN-ZHANG,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

YING-LUN-HUANG,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

PO-YING-TSENG,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

WAN-RU-LIAN,
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology