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Functional Textiles and Clothing

Editors: Majumdar, Abhijit, Gupta, Deepti, Gupta, Sanjay (Eds.)

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  • Discusses the technological, design and management aspects of textile research
  • Special focus on protective, medical and industrial textiles
  • Covers materials technology and manufacturing
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This volume contains select papers presented during the Functional Textiles and Clothing Conference 2018. The book covers the recent scientific developments, cutting edge technologies, innovations, trends, challenges and opportunities in the field of functional and smart textiles and clothing. The contents of this volume will be of interest to researchers, professional engineers, entrepreneurs, and market stakeholders interested in functional textiles and clothing.

About the authors

​Abhijit Majumdar is an Associate Professor in the Department of Textile Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He has done his M. Tech in Textile Engineering and MBA in Technology Management from IIT Delhi, and his PhD in Production & Operations Management from Jadavpur University. His research interests include fabric manufacturing technologies, protective textiles, soft computing based modeling and optimization and operations management and sustainable supply chain management. He has edited 2 books, and authored 2 books, 6 book chapters and 82 research articles in refereed journals. 
Deepti Gupta is a Professor in the Department of Textile Technology, IIT Delhi. She has more than 30 years research experience and her research interests include textile chemistry product design and development, antimicrobial finishing, anthropometrics and garment sizing, design and engineering of functional clothing. She is a member of various governmental, professional and industrial committees and  has edited 4 books, and authored 1 book, 5 chapters and 87 research articles in refereed journals. 
Sanjay Gupta is the Director General of the World University of Design, Sonepat, India,  and was previously the Dean of National Institute of Fashion Technology and the Founding Dean of the School of Design at GD Goenka University.  He has done his PhD in textile technology from IIT Delhi. He was a UNDP fellow to Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), New York and a Visiting Professor at École Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Industries Textiles (ENSAIT), France. He was involved in the key initiative of bringing fashion schools worldwide under the umbrella of the International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes (IFFTI). He has over 100 publications and , over 30 presentations in national/ international conferences and seminars. He has also been a member of committees & bodies at national / international level like ASSOCHAM, CII, IFFTI, BIS, NISTI besides being on the editorial boards of scientific journals. 

Table of contents (33 chapters)

Table of contents (33 chapters)
  • Thermal Resistance of Leather and Membranes for Summer Desert Military Footwear Under Different Climate Conditions

    Pages 3-9

    Kopitar, Dragana (et al.)

  • Woven Military Fabrics from the Aspect of the Microbial Barrier Permeability

    Pages 11-19

    Schwarz, Ivana (et al.)

  • Development of Thermal Insulative Nonwoven Fabric Through Advance Material Application

    Pages 21-35

    Naik, Rohit (et al.)

  • Investigation on Sound Absorption Characteristics of Nonwoven Coir Mats

    Pages 37-45

    Thilagavathi, G. (et al.)

  • Functionalized Silk for Surgical Suture Applications

    Pages 49-65

    Viju, S. (et al.)

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eBook 130,89 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Functional Textiles and Clothing
Editors
  • Abhijit Majumdar
  • Deepti Gupta
  • Sanjay Gupta
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-7721-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-7721-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-7720-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 463
Number of Illustrations
38 b/w illustrations, 171 illustrations in colour
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