ISBN 9788190800150,Science in Clothing Comfort

Science in Clothing Comfort



Woodhead Publishing

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788190800150

ISBN-10 8190800159

Hard Back

Number of Pages 175 Pages
Language (English)


Science in Clothing Comfort deals with the basic scientific concepts behind the various aspects of clothing comfort, like concepts of physics, neurosciences, psychological science, material sciences, ergonomics, instrumentation and textile engineering. The book would stimulate the minds for innovation, product design and development and material characterization with scientific approaches.

A basic understanding of comfort aspects of textile materials would be extremly useful for fibre, yarn and fabric manufacturer, researcher, garment houses, users of the fabrics for specialty applications, and all the students studying textile engineering, fashion designing and home science. All the theories and concepts are discussed in the simplest way.

About The Author
Dr Apurba Das is Associate Professor in the Department of Textiles Technology at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He has joined IIT Delhi in 2002 as a faculty after working in textile companies and in a research organization. He has published more than 125 research papers in reputed national and international journals and has authored chapter in several books.

Dr R. Alagirusamy is Professor in the Department of Textile Technology at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He has completed his Ph.D from Georgia Tech, USA. He has authored several chapters in bestsellers in textile and possesses several research papers published in reputed national and international journals.