Here you will find news, links, events from the web related to the project’s four areas of Emerging Materials and Technologies, regarding knowledge and technology transfer, design-driven teaching methodologies, interdisciplinary collaboration activities and other topics addressed by Datemats project.


New fabric to automatically warm wearers up or cool them down as needed

A team at the University of Maryland has developed an infrared-adaptive textile composed of polymer fibres coated with carbon nanotubes to respond to the body’s heat and wetness and help keep wearers at a comfortable temperature at all times.