Researchers develop flexible, stretchable photonic devices

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11/14/2017 02:37 PM EST

flexible, stretchable photonic device

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and elsewhere have developed a way to make optically based microchips that can flex and bend like rubber and could be used for skin-mounted diagnostics or flexible strain sensors.

Full story at http://news.mit.edu/2017/researchers-develop-flexible-stretchable-photonic-devices-1108

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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