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Title Textile design and engineering of fibrous materials / guest editors, Sharon Lam Po Tang and George Stylios
Published [Bradford, England] : Emerald, 2004
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Series International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 0955-6222 ; v. 16, no. 1/2, 2004
International journal of clothing science and technology ; v. 16, no. 1/2
Contents Editorial advisory board; Abstracts; French abstracts; German abstracts; Editorial; On-demand production system of apparel on the basis of Kansei engineering; Improvement of drape simulation speed using constrained fabric collision; Real-time per-pixel rendering of textiles for virtual textile catalogues; Smart clothing: a new life; Developing portable acoustic arrays on a large-scale e-textile substrate; Thermal regulating functional performance of PCM garments; The mechanics of plain woven fabrics; Fibrous assemblies: modeling/computer simulation of compressional behaviour
Summary This paper argues for the immediate use of Kansei engineering to help deal with the chaotic situation of poorly implemented and disconnected technologies. A theoretical criticism of the current industrial capitalism, together with the promotion of a new postindustrial form of capitalism, lays the foundation for an explanation of how this transition can be achieved through a proper understanding of Kansei. A detailed explanation of the interactive production system apparel demonstrates the benefits to both manufacturers and consumers. The paper concludes that the application to apparel is just
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Abstracts in French and German
Subject Textile fabrics.
Textile fibers.
Textile industry.
Form Electronic book
Author Stylios, George, 1959-
Tang, Sharon Lam Po.
ISBN 1845443594 (electronic bk.)
9781845443597 (electronic bk.)