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Title: Breathable ‘Second Skin’ for Smart Uniforms

Aiming to protect soldiers from biological and chemical threats, a team of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have created a material that is highly breathable yet protective from biological agents. This material is the first key component of futuristic smart uniforms that also will respond to and protect from environmental chemical hazards.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1283279
Resource Type:
Other
Research Org:
LLNL (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
61 RADIATION PROTECTION AND DOSIMETRY BREATHABLE AND PROTECTIVE FABRICS; BIOLOGICAL THREATS; WATER VAPOR; SMART UNIFORMS