The actual insulation of multilayer clothing.

  • Wouter Lotens
  • Published 1989 in
    Scandinavian journal of work, environment…


The effect of geometric factors on insulation was calculated mathematically for standing humans. It was found that internal radiative heat transfer in an ensemble was significant for insulation, that intrinsic clothing insulation is a useful concept only for indoor climates, and that shape plays a minor role. The literature agrees closely on insulation and… (More)


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@article{Lotens1989TheAI, title={The actual insulation of multilayer clothing.}, author={Wouter Lotens}, journal={Scandinavian journal of work, environment & health}, year={1989}, volume={15 Suppl 1}, pages={66-75} }