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Contact: Caroline Perry
Harvard University

Ionic Conductors Can Be Transparent and Very Stretchy

Caption: As Jeong-Yun Sun and Christoph Keplinger, Harvard University, demonstrate here, two major advantages of ionic conductors are that they can be very stretchy and completely transparent, two properties difficult to achieve with electronics.

Credit: Photo by Eliza Grinnell, Harvard SEAS Communications.

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