“Big picture for e-textiles is extremely promising,” IDTechEx says

R&D is being conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology and its industry partners.

Dollar-bill-sized sensor from Sandia Labs can detect everything from nerve agents to human sweat.

Strong growth in fork sensors seen into 2026

Collaboration seeks to speed development of sensors for mobile and automotive applications

The disposable sensor is especially useful for monitoring babies and other patients who can't report their own symptoms.

Some Oregon schools have discovered low cost air sensors to help sports teams decide whether to practice indoors.

A temperature sensor is an electronic device that measures the temperature of its environment.