Anna Vallgårda, Laurens Boer, Vasiliki Tsaknaki, Dag Svanæs
In the near future, smart materials will have computational power embedded in the form of graphene transistors or nanotubes . These will be the ultimate computational composites: materials that hold classic material qualities, such as structural durability, flexibility, texture, weight, and color, but that are also capable of sensing, actuating, and computing . Indeed, computers will not be things in and of themselves, but rather will be embedded into the materials that make up our surroundings. This also means that the way we interact with computers, and the way we program them, will change. Consequently, we ask what the…
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