Accession Number:

AD0741538

Title:

A Study of the Effect of Microlayers of Air on the Insulating Properties of Packets of Clothing Materials,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH INFORMATION CENTRE ORPINGTON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

In calculating the internal thermal resistance of packets and determining the effective coefficient of thermal conductivity of materials with a stable, raised nap surface it is necessary to take into account the additional thermal resistance caused by the microlayers of air formed between the fabric surfaces. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE