Tricia B. Carmichael’s research focuses on new materials and methods for the fabrication of stretchable and wearable electronic devices. She has published influential papers in the field, with highlights that include new stretchable and conductive textile-based wearable electronics (e-textiles), wearable electroluminescent fabrics, soft and stretchable light-emitting devices and transparent conductors, and the first transparent butyl rubber for next-generation stretchable electronics. Professor Carmichael holds more than 25 patents and has won numerous awards, including an Ontario Ministry of Innovation Early Researcher Award, an NSERC University Faculty Award, and the NSERC Doctoral Prize for her PhD work. She is an Editorial Board Member of the journal Flexible and Printed Electronics (Institute of Physics) and Chem (Cell Press).
Tricia B. Carmichael is the scientific co-Director of GreEN.
Keywords: Stretchable electronics, Wearable electronics, Surface chemistry, Organic electronics, Sensors