Investigating the Effects of Size on Glove Thermal Insulation Using a Thermal Hand

dc.contributor.author Alam, A K M Mashud
dc.contributor.author Chen, Weiwei
dc.contributor.author Yang, Jie
dc.contributor.author Wang, Li
dc.contributor.author Song, Guowen
dc.contributor.author Li, Rui
dc.contributor.author Xiang, Chunhui
dc.contributor.author Dong, Huanjiao
dc.contributor.author Wang, Liwen
dc.contributor.author Alam, AKM Mashud
dc.contributor.author Song, Guowen
dc.date 2018-11-18T06:46:29.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T05:43:25Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T05:43:25Z
dc.date.issued 2018-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Thermal insulation for gloves has also been measured to assess comfort using thermal hands. However, the previous studies mainly focused on the thermal insulation among different types of gloves, rather than across different-sized gloves of the same type. Actually, the air gap thickness and volume between the skin of the hand and the gloves varies with the size of the gloves and on different locations on the hand, thereby affecting the heat and mass transfer between the skin and its thermal environment.</p> <p>Consequently, different-sized gloves will affect the thermal responses of hand and fingers as well as the thermal comfort. To design the next generation of highperformance gloves, it is critical to investigate the effects of size/fit on thermal insulation of gloves to enable both thermal protection and thermal comfort. In this study, the thermal insulation of two types of gloves with different sizes was measured and the effect of size/fit on thermal insulation was established.</p>
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dc.subject.disciplines Heat Transfer, Combustion
dc.subject.disciplines Other Engineering
dc.subject.disciplines Other Mechanical Engineering
dc.title Investigating the Effects of Size on Glove Thermal Insulation Using a Thermal Hand
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