Electronic equipments are a new field of research, bringing together specialists in information technology, micro systems, materials, and textiles. E textiles offers the following benefits like
No wires to snag environment
Invisible to others
Large surface area for sensing
The importance given to this new area is on developing the enabling technologies and fabrication techniques for the economical manufacture of large-area, conformable and flexible information systems that are expected to have different applications for both the consumer electronics and aerospace.