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Intelligent Textiles and Clothing for Ballistic and NBC Protection

Technology at the Cutting Edge

  • Paul Kiekens
  • Sundaresan Jayaraman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Sungmee Park, Sundaresan Jayaraman
    Pages 1-27
  3. Aleksandra Lobnik
    Pages 29-52
  4. Jean Freney, François N. R. Renaud
    Pages 53-81
  5. Lieva Van Langenhove, Carla Hertleer, Anne Schwarz
    Pages 119-136
  6. Jérôme Maillet, Marie Lefebvre, François Boussu, Marc Pirlot
    Pages 137-156
  7. A. M. Grancaric, I. Prlic, A. Tarbuk, G. Marovic
    Pages 157-176
  8. Utkarsh R. Sata, Seshadri S. Ramkumar
    Pages 177-195
  9. Uday Turaga, Vinitkumar Singh, Muralidhar Lalagiri, Paul Kiekens, Seshadri S. Ramkumar
    Pages 197-218
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 219-220

About these proceedings

Introduction

This volume describes the latest developments in protective clothing against nearly any kind of threat for both military and civilians. It deals with protection through the use of nanotechnology, interactive clothing and biotechnological processes. Factors such as comfort and ballistics are also considered in the book, and several practical examples are discussed. All papers are written by leading experts in their respective fields. Professionals and students alike will benefit from the knowledge and expertise imparted in these outstanding contributions.

Keywords

Ballistic and NBC Protection Embedded Electronics and Smart Textiles Ergonomics and Comfort of Textiles Intelligent Textiles Nanotechnology for Personal Protective Textiles

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul Kiekens
    • 1
  • Sundaresan Jayaraman
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of TextilesGhent UniversityZwijnaarde-GentBelgium
  2. 2., School of Textile & Fiber EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-0576-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-0575-3
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-0576-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1874-6500
  • Series Online ISSN 1874-6535
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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