Clothing Appearance and Fit: Science and Technology

Clothing Appearance and Fit: Science and Technology

by J Fan, W Yu, L Hunter

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781845690380
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 09/20/2004
Series: Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 260
File size: 9 MB

About the Author

Professor Jintu Fan was awarded a PhD from the University of Leeds in 1989 and is now Professor at the prestigious Institute of Textiles and Clothing at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has many publications in the area of clothing science and technology. He has also received the Distinguished Achievement Award of the US Fiber Society.
Dr Winnie Yu is a Associate Professor at the prestigious Institute of Textiles and Clothing at Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Professor Lawrance Hunter, Divisional Fellow (Manufacturing and Materials Technology) CSIR and Head of the post-graduate Department of Textile Science of the University of Port Elizabeth, South Africa, has been involved in textile R&D for almost 40 years and has published many papers at conferences and in journals. He was awarded the Textile Institute Warner Memorial Medal for his outstanding contribution to textile science and technology.

Table of Contents

Perception of body appearance and its relation to clothing; Subjective assessment of clothing appearance; Subjective assessment of clothing fit; Objective evaluation of clothing appearance; Objective evaluation of clothing fit; Fabric properties related to clothing appearance and fit; Garment drape; 3D body scanning; Human anthropometrics and sizing systems; Garment design for individual fit.

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