EVENT REPORT: Seattle Bot Brawl January 2013
October in Seattle brought cool temperatures, wind, and rain outside. However, inside the Seattle Center Armory, the competition was heating up at the 2012 Seattle Bot Brawl.
There are numerous advances being made by the academic community in the creation of smart fabrics. For example, some MIT graduates with experience in fabrics used in space suits have designed 3D printed jackets and traditionally constructed shirts that use a special phase change technology that absorbs heat when it’s hot and releases the heat when it’s cold.