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Interactive, Smart and Modern Textiles

Synopsis
Wearable electronics, textiles that generate power and smart and modern materials like Kevlar, Nomex and D30 are all covered in this resource that looks at their characteristics, functions and applications. Case studies include: materials used by stuntmen and ballerinas, a handbag that charges your phone, piezo-electric textiles and garments that sense and react to changes in body and the environment.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Notes
Pumpkin DVDs come with a free site licence for schools. HE/FE Institutions need to buy a site licence.
Subjects
Design
Keywords
clothing; fashion design; technological innovation; textiles

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 PAL
Price
£49.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
42 minutes
Year
2013

Distributor

Name

Pumpkin Interactive

Email
orders@pumpkin-interactive.co.uk.
Web
http://www.pumpkintv.co.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 01179 240 250
Fax
+44 (0) 5602 096 668
Address
22a Backfields Lane
Bristol
BS2 8QW
United Kingdom

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