New wearable device turns the body into a battery (video)

Publication/Creation Date
February 8 2021
Harbin Institute Of Technology (creator)
Huazhong University Of Science And Technology (creator)
Zhejiang University (creator)
Southeast University (creator)
Tongji University (creator)
Wei Ren (creator)
Yan Sun (creator)
Dongliang Zhao (creator)
Ablimit Aili (creator)
Shun Zhang (creator)
Chuanqian Shi (creator)
Jialun Zhang (creator)
Huiyuan Geng (creator)
Jie Zhang (creator)
Lixia Zhang (creator)
Jianliang Xiao (creator)
Ronggui Yang (creator)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
"A team of engineers at CU Boulder has developed a new wearable device that is stretch enough that you can wear it like a ring or bracelet. And it taps into your natural body heat, using your internal temperature to generate electricity that can power a range of small sensors and other tools."
HCI Platform
Discursive Type
Location on Body
Finger, Wrist, Skin
Marketing Keywords

Date archived
February 16 2021
Last edited
February 16 2021
How to cite this entry
Harbin Institute of Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Zhejiang University, Southeast University, Tongji University, Wei Ren, Yan Sun, Dongliang Zhao, Ablimit Aili, Shun Zhang, Chuanqian Shi, Jialun Zhang, Huiyuan Geng, Jie Zhang, Lixia Zhang, Jianliang Xiao, Ronggui Yang. (February 8 2021). "New wearable device turns the body into a battery (video)". University Of Colorado Boulder. Fabric of Digital Life.