Urinary incontinence monitoring system using laser-induced graphene sensors
KAUST DepartmentComputer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE) Division
Electrical Engineering Program
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AbstractThis paper presents the design and development of a sensor patch to be used in a sensing system to deal with the urinary incontinence problem primarily faced by women and elderly people. The sensor patches were developed from laser-induced graphene from low-cost commercial polyimide (PI) polymers. The graphene was manually transferred to a commercial tape, which was used as sensor patch for experimentation. Salt solutions with different concentrations were tested to determine the most sensitive frequency region of the sensor. The results are encouraging to further develop this sensor in a platform for a fully functional urinary incontinence detection system.
CitationNag A, Mukhopadhyay S, Kosel J (2017) Urinary incontinence monitoring system using laser-induced graphene sensors. 2017 IEEE SENSORS. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICSENS.2017.8234401.
Journal2017 IEEE SENSORS