Sveučilište u Zagrebu
HR   
 
 
Course: Textile and Clothing Comfort and their Assessments
 
 
Teachers in charge Ph. D. Sanja ErcegoviŠ Ra×iŠ, Assist. Prof.
Study Textile Science and Technology - postgraduate
Course summary 30
ECTS 4
Knowledge verification oral exam
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type laboratory practice, seminars
Subject content Definitions and different components of comfort: the physiological one, the physical-chemical one and the psychological aspect. The human/clothing system - physical processes in clothing and surrounding environment, physiological process in human body, neurophysiological processes by which sensory signals are formulated.Significance of the microclimate characteristics arised between skin and clothing. Important factors and elements: moisture and water sorption and transfer, water vapour and air permeability, thermal conductivity and dynamic heat, skin contact characteristics, static electricity, fibre and fabric handle. New comfortable fibres and textile structures, multifunctionale materials. Predictability of clothing comfort performance.Textile comfort test methods and assessing (Human Perception Analysis, HPA).
Aim of course Scientific knowledge of comfort phenomenon and comfort mechanism, theirs factors and elements. Knovledge of contemporary trends in developing test methods and evaluation possibility of complex and not easily measurable textile performances, as a clothing comfort.
Literature necessary for course Li,Y: The Science of Clothing Comfort, Textile Progress Vol. 31 Nos 1/2
B. Ying at al:Assessing the performance of textiles incorporating phase change materials, Polymer Testing, Vol 23, Is. August 2004.
Broega A.C. at al: Comfort evaluation: a fundamental parameter in textile quqlity control, 2th ITC&DC, Dubrovnik 2004.
 
Print this page   
 

CEEPUS (Central European Exchange Programme for University Studies)
 

Centre for Development and Transfer of Textile and Clothing Technologies and Fashion Design
 

International Textile
Clothing & Design
Conference
 

Textile Science and Economy
 

TEDI
 

Textile Science Research Centre
 
 

RITEH d.o.o.
 

Croatian Academy of Engineering

8th Central European Conference
 
Editor: Željko Penava
Pages created by Bojan Mauser
E-mail: weburednistvo@ttf.hr
 
Home Copy/Paste Info