Discover one of the 5 demonstrators of the PRESTIGE project on the Dutch Design Week page

A smart energy self-sufficient urban bicycle helmet ESUB tracks : this bicycle helmet Design concept originates from an EU funded collaboration between designers and material scientists, material suppliers, end-users and manufacturers.It explores how novel materials can help to improve safety and the user experience while commuting or cycling for leisure. A short video gives a better view […]

An architecture of the sun displayed during EXPERIMENTA 2020

In the context of the development of the artistic prototype that is part of the PRESTIGE project, the « Architecture of sun » was exhibited at EXPERIMENTA, the Arts and Sciences biennale in 2020. The specification is based on the design proposal provided by KompleX KapharnaüM. » You’re curious ? Here the links to discover more about the concept :[…]

ARKEMA will attend Touch Taiwan 2019

At Touch Taiwan 2019, Arkema will showcase its unique Piezotech® fluorinated electroactive polymers. This range of high-tech materials, with piezoelectric properties, dedicated to the electronic market enables the development of smart and flexible surfaces with embedded sensors, haptic feedback and energy harvesters. This technology will be highlighted through the use cases developed in the frame of the PRESTIGE project. […]

PRESTIGE – Dissemination Workshop

SAVE THE DATE: Come and meet our experts in polymer processing and printed electronics for smart plastics on September 17th in Lyon.  More and more application areas require high added-value polymer parts in order to meet end-users needs and expectations: medical, automotive, packaging, consumer goods, etc. New functions must be seamlessly integrated, with competitive processes and high[…]

Development of Organic Electrode Materials for Anion-ion Batteries – By Thibaut Gutel (CEA)

Thibaut Gutel, research scientist from CEA has recently presented some results about printed organic batteries developed in the framework of Prestige project during the Material Research Society (MRS) spring meeting and exhibit. The 2019 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit is the key forum to present research to an interdisciplinary and international audience and a specific symposium (ES01) was dedicated[…]

Arkema will attend Printed Electronics Europe 2019

Arkema will showcase its unique Piezotech®, P(VDF-TrFE) and P(VDF-TrFE-CTFE/CFE), fluorinated electroactive polymers at the Printed Electronics Europe trade fair, on AFELIM booth H14. This range of high-tech materials, with piezoelectric properties, dedicated to the electronic market enables the development of smart and flexible surfaces with embedded sensors, haptic feedback and, energy harvesters. The IDTEchEx show aims to[…]

Concept of Smart Saddle by WertelOberfell

During the 3rd Steering Committee of the project, the German partner WertelOberfell showed us a few concepts. Among them, the Smart Saddle which a new vision of the classic Bike saddle with a light twist ! All images and concepts showcased in this article are property of PRESTIGE project and WertelOberfell.

Concept of Smart Helmet by WertelOberfell

During the 3rd Steering Committee of the project, the German partner WertelOberfell showed us a few concepts. Among them, the Smart Helmet, shown below, that retained a lot of attention. All images and concepts showcased in this article are property of PRESTIGE project and WertelOberfell.