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- Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 270.00
Smart clothes and wearable technology is a relatively novel and emerging area of interdisciplinary research within the fashion, textile, electronics and related industries. This book provides a comprehensive review of the end-user?s requirements and the technologies and materials available for the design and production of smart clothing. Part one... more...
- Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 265.00
Cold weather can be a potential hazard to human health, adversely affecting physiological functions, work performance and wellbeing. Designing suitable apparel for cold environments is therefore a complex task. Textiles for cold weather apparel reviews the principles, materials and requirements of cold weather apparel and will stimulate ideas for future... more...
- Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 265.00
As consumer demands for specific attributes in their textiles increase and global competition intensifies, it is important that the industry finds ways of engineering certain performance requirements into textiles and apparel. This book reviews how fabrics and garments can be engineered to meet technical performance and other characteristics required... more...
- Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 270.00
This important book provides a guide to the fundamentals and latest developments in smart technology for textiles and clothing. The contributors represent a distinguished international panel of experts and the book covers many aspects of cutting edge research and development. Smart fibres, fabrics and clothing starts with a review of the background... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 52.99
This fourth edition of Metric Pattern Cutting for Children’s Wear and Babywear remains the standard text book but has three majorimprovements. First, the sections have been re-organised to reflect changes in producing and marketing children’s clothes. Today’s popularity of easy-fitting styles and knitted fabrics means that basic... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 205.00
As supply chains in the textiles and fashion industry become ever more complex and global, and as the shift to mass customisation puts more pressure on a rapid and flexible response to customer needs, there is an urgent need to monitor and improve the efficiency of supply chains in the industry. Radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies offer... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00
Composite nonwovens are versatile materials with a range of applications. This book reviews fibre types used in these materials, manufacturing processes, structure and physical properties. It also reviews applications in such areas as absorbent hygiene products (e.g. diapers) and wipes. Systematic and comprehensive information on composite nonwovens... more...
- Wiley 2009; US$ 74.99
The processes of modern clothing manufacture are explained here, alongside the equipment used. Latest developments are described as well as established methods. Manual, mechanised and automated processes are explained and their comparative advantages for certain purposes are considered as well as the applications of computer control and robotics.... more...
- Book Enclave 2008; US$ 45.00
It has been hard to attempt to sustain a global view while writing this book. Whatever the failings, we feel confident that the condensing of the subject into one useful set of references will provide something that has not been available before. Probably more a book to dip into than one to read end-to-end, we hope also that the diversity of materials... more...
- Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2010; US$ 299.99
Vital to businesses of all types, advertising, marketing and branding are covered in-depth in this important volume, from mass media to direct mail, from online advertising to branding and public relations. Analysis of trends, globalization, technologies, finances. Profiles of the 350 leading companies. more...