Textile and Design Lab in the news
Textile and Design Lab co-Director, Associate Professor Frances Joseph, was invited to talk about AUT’s growing research interests and activities in the field of smart textiles and wearable technologies on Radio New Zealand’s Our Changing World programme earlier this month. During her interview, Frances described the cross-disciplinary work that AUT researchers and post graduate students are doing to develop knitted and felted prototypes for use in rehabilitation therapy. Research teams working in this field include Engineers, Health Science experts, Textile and Fashion Designers, Creative Technologists, Technical personnel and commercial partners. Read more about this interview.