Emmanuel Balogun is a third year Materials Engineering student at UBC. He is the Jr. Mechanical Team Lead of Chem-E-Car and has used that as a platform to become Communications Chair for UBC Envision. His enthusiasm in innovation and passion for athletics has motivated him to further explore how materials science can be manipulated with techonology to aid athletic performace, as well as improve overall human interaction with dynamic materials. He aims to use the knowledge and technical experience acquired from his degree and work with Chem-E-Car, to facilitate this investigation.