Black, Sandy (2009) The role of nanotechnology in sustainable textiles. In: Sustainable textiles: life cycle and environmental impact. Woodhead, Cambridge, pp. 302-328. ISBN 9781845694531 (Print); 9781845696948 (Online)
|Type of Research:||Book Section|
This chapter gives an overview of current research developments in nanotechnology that have particular relevance to textiles and fashion sectors, and discusses current and future applications. Awareness of such work is increasingly important for design researchers and designers in the product and fashion arenas, in order to facilitate innovative collaborations between design, science and technology for a more sustainably designed future.
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Knitwear, fashion and textiles design with particular emphasis on 3 dimensional aspects of design and realisation, incorporating mathematical principles. Inter-disciplinary design in social and cultural context; Innovation in knitwear particularly 3D and seamless construction; Intersection of arts and science with design; Sustainability issues in fashion and textiles.
|Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:||Nanotechnologies, Sustainable Design, Fashion, Textiles|
|Your affiliations with UAL:||Colleges > London College of Fashion
Research Centres/Networks > Centre for Sustainable Fashion
|Digital Object Identifier:||10.1533/9781845696948.2.302|
|Date Deposited:||18 May 2010 11:30|
|Last Modified:||13 Feb 2014 10:39|
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