Biomimetics and the design of outdoor clothing.
PDF (Clothing for cold weather apparel)
- Final accepted version (with author's formatting)
Biomimetics is the transfer of technology from biology into the man-made world; this chapter focuses on applications specific to outdoor clothing. An introduction to the discipline along with some key developments is followed by an outline of the requirements of clothing performance specifically designed for protection in cold outdoor conditions and examples of biomimetic technology that offers such functionality.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Keywords (uncontrolled):||biomimetics, protective clothing, adaptive textiles, physiological comfort|
|Research Areas:||A. > School of Art and Design|
|Depositing User:||Dr Veronika Kapsali|
|Date Deposited:||30 Nov 2009 13:15|
|Last Modified:||30 Sep 2015 15:27|
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