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The Sensors That Brought You ZOZOSUIT

The first consumer-ready wearable product built with StretchSense’s unique sensor technology, ZOZOSUIT provides precise measurement of body shape to solve the problem of fit when buying clothes online. ZOZOSUIT is just the beginning. With our advanced sensor technology and mature...
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How Fast Can You Measure Strain?

IS THERE A LIMIT TO THE FREQUENCY RESPONSE OF A CAPACITIVE STRETCH SENSOR? Stretch sensors are an enabling technology for the next generation of wearables. Such smart wearables are intrinsically garment-like, can detect and measure muscle contraction, chest expansion, joint...
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Capacitive vs. Resistive Strain/Stretch Measurement

Here at StretchSense, we measure strain by tracking changes in the capacitance of our soft sensors. Strain can also be measured by sensing change in electrical resistance. In this monograph, I will compare the two methods (resistance vs. capacitance strain...
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How To Measure Joint Angle With Stretch Sensors

  STRETCH SENSORS FOR SMART CLOTHING Stretch sensors are small, stretchy capacitors. They are lightweight, soft, flexible and can be sewn into garments, making them well suited for use on the human body. Sewing stretch sensors into form-fitting clothes allows...
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Understanding Stretch Sensor Sensitivity

People are always asking us to make sensitivity as high as possible, but as with everything in sensor-land, this has trade-offs! To help you navigate these challenges we’re going to take a deep dive into sensor sensitivity. We’ll walk through...
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