Material Studies

Durable Tap Project in Factory

Tarp: Durable and Versatile

  Tarp, short for tarpaulin, is a durable and malleable fabric ideal for creating shelter for yourself or an object from the elements. Most tarp is waterproof or water-resistant, making it the ideal fabric for…


Medical Grade Textiles, biocompatible textiles

What are Medical Grade Textiles?

The use of textiles and fabrics is becoming increasingly prevalent in the development of wearable medical garments, wearable organ holsters, and even being utilized as flexible mesh for medical implants. During the development and prototyping…


Biocompatible Fabrics

Biocompatible Fabrics

Biocompatible materials are materials that are compatible “with living tissue or a living system by not being toxic, injurious, or physiologically reactive and not causing immunological rejection” (Source). Simply put, these fabrics should be able…