Essays about: "cloth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the word cloth.

  1. 1. Solar Tent : A Photovoltaic Generator Model for a Flexible Fabric with Inbuilt Cells

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik; Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Ali Manhal; Tammam M. Ali; [2019]
    Keywords : Solar tent; PV system; refugee camp; PV monitoring system; and flexible PV modules;

    Abstract : Natural disasters and conflicts in many different parts of the world force thousands of people to get displaced from their homes and live in refugee camps temporarily or permanently. For refugee families, lack of energy access has great impact on their lives. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design and Tests of a Biofeedback Based Weight Bearing Rehabilitation Device

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Stanley Setiawan; [2019]
    Keywords : biofeedback; weight bearing; rehabilitation; prototype; wearable; embedded systems;

    Abstract : As upper-limb rehabilitation devices development continue to grow, lower limb rehabilitation devices have limited development. Thus a device that measures weight bearing of heel and forefoot during gait and also produces auditory feedback at certain thresholds were made in this project. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fashioning Cultural Equity : A study of the materials, practices, products and consumers of fashion company Afriek

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/ModevetenskapStockholms universitet/Centrum för modevetenskap

    Author : Nora Veerman; [2019]
    Keywords : Fashion; cultural difference; fashion company; transnationalism; materiality; materialism; affectivity; agency; Third Space; cultural hybridity; African print cloth; kitenge; fashion production; fashion consumption;

    Abstract : In today’s globalising world, cultural differences are often exacerbated and exploited for commercial purposes. Recently, various transnational fashion companies have arisen that aim to soothe such cultural tensions, establishing cross-cultural dialogue through the production of fashion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Validation of Biomarkers for the Revision of the CEN/TR 15522-2:2012 Method : A Statistical Study of Sampling, Discriminating Powers and Weathering of new Biomarkers for Comparative Analysis of Lighter Oils

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kemi

    Author : Robert Lundberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Oil fingerprinting; forensic; validation; GC-MS; oil spill sampling; diagnostic power; correlation; weathering; diesel; crude oil; biomarker;

    Abstract : The revision of the CEN/TR 15522-2:2012 methodology contains new biomarkers to facilitate forensic fingerprinting of the variety of oil types that can be a part of different crimes and the purpose of this project is to validate the biomarkers of the new methodology. Biomarkers were validated by examining corresponding diagnostic ratios compatibility with the internationally used sampling cloth, discriminating power, correlation and simulated weathering sensibility through GC-SIM-MS analysis followed by statistical evaluation with t-tests, diagnostic power, Pearson correlation matrices and MS-PW plots respectively. READ MORE

  5. 5. Weaving Dress : Exploring whole-garment weaving as a method to create expressive dress

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Linda Fransson Dekhla; [2018]
    Keywords : Whole-garment weaving; textile development; fashion; textiles; weave; form; material; making;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates whole-garment weaving as an experimental design and construction method. The majority of the current development and research within the field focuses on production efficiency and the development of weaving techniques. Here, the intention is to connect form, material and making. READ MORE