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Integrating clever textiles into garments is an exhilarating new box, which opens up an unlimited area of functions. With progressive developments taking place at an remarkable expense in technology and electronics the probabilities provided by way of wearable applied sciences are super. because the applied sciences turn into extra sophisticated in order that complicated platforms should be embedded unobtrusively in daily garments they're going to quickly be a growing number of typical in advertisement items. half considered one of clever Textiles and garments is devoted to section switch fabrics (PCM), half explores the rising box of form reminiscence fabrics (SMM) in a few aspect, and the 3rd part offers with chromic fabrics (color switch) and conductive fabrics. the ultimate portion of the ebook appears to be like at present and strength purposes. clever Textiles and garments attracts on wisdom from a couple of disciplines, together with electronics, textiles, telecommunications, biotechnology, and drugs. The chapters characterize a superb panel of overseas specialists bringing a wealth of data jointly. this is often a vital consultant for all electric, fabric and biomedical engineers in addition to lecturers and model designers.

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Phase change materials for solar heat storage. 2005. 6. , Synopsis of the new thermal regulating fiber Outlast. Chemical Fibers International, Vol. 48, December 1998, pp. 475–476. 7. , New possibilities in medicine: Textiles treated with PCM microcapsules. Lecture No. 627, 10th International Symposium for Technical Textiles, Nonwovens and Textile Reinforced Materials, 7 p. Introduction to phase change materials 33 8. , Interactive textiles regulate body temperature. International Textile Bulletin 1/99, pp.

If ice melts into water it absorbs approximately a latent heat of 335 J/g. If water is further heated, a sensible heat of only 4 J/g is absorbed while the temperature rises by one degree. 6 In addition to water, more than 500 natural and synthetic PCMs are known. 7 Solid-solid PCMs absorb and release heat in the same manner as solidliquid PCMs. These materials do not change into a liquid state under normal conditions; they merely soften or harden. Relatively few of the solid-solid PCMs that have been identified are suitable for thermal storage applications.

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