Accession Number:

AD0768767

Title:

Electrostatic Phenomena in Textile and Clothing Systems

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY NATICK LABS MA CLOTHING AND PERSONAL LIFE SUPPORT EQUIPMENT LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

Contents General characteristics of electrostatic phenomenon Understanding static electrification Methods of control of static charge Fiber blends, Antistatic finishes, Admixtures of conducting metallic fibers, Polymer modification by grafting to achieve static dissipation Testing for static propensity General considerations, Laboratory methods for assessing static propensity of materials, Materials-clothing-man-environment interactions Implications of fabric electrostatic properties on the materials-clothing-man system performance.

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE