military clothing

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November 6, 2017 | Source: Army Times, armytimes.com, 8 October 2017, Todd South
Here are some updates on just a few of the soldier-centric projects being developed and fielded by Program Executive Officer Soldier from the unit commander, Brig. Gen. Brian P...
September 11, 2017 | Source: American Chemical Society, acs.org, 20 Aug 2017, Katie Cottingham
Soldiering in arctic conditions is tough. Protective clothing can be heavy and can cause overheating and sweating upon exertion. And hands and feet can grow numb despite wearing...
May 8, 2017 | Source: U.S. Army News Service, defense.gov/News, 3 March 2017, C. Todd Lopez
On Monday, the US Army updated plans for its Jungle Combat Boot (JCB), a boot that it hopes will tackle trench foot, among other things. Traditional issue footwear works well in...
April 24, 2017 | Source: Plastics Today, plasticstoday.com, 28 February 2017
An injection-grade additive that makes plastic surfaces highly repellent to water, dirt, mud and ice was introduced today by NBD Nanotechnologies (Boston, MA). The additive is the...
Strike Challenge
Aug 15 2017 to Aug 17 2017
2017 Strike Challenge – Domestic Capabilities and Specialized Response Equipment Demonstration For 2017, Strike Challenge affords U.S. industry the opportunity to present current...
February 27, 2017 | Source: U.S. Army, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, ecbc.army.mil
The U.S. armed services have long wished chemical warfare agent protective material could be inherently incorporated in everyday clothing, scarves, and even tents. Existing...
November 8, 2016 | Source: Phys Org, phys.org
Electronics that can be embedded in clothing are a growing trend. However, power sources remain a problem. In the journal Angewandte Chemie, scientists have now introduced thin,...
September 13, 2016 | Source: Associated Press and Seth Borenstein, popularmechanics.com
Engineers have created clothing for a warming world — a fabric that allows your body heat to escape far better than other materials do. It hasn't been worn or tested by humans, so...
May 21, 2016 | Source: 3Printer.com, Doris
Could there be applications for this type of technology in 3D printing of conformal flexible armor; camoflage, conceilment and deception (CCD) systems; and/or large size fabrics...
April 29, 2016 | Source: Chris Wood, Gizmag
UK Loughborough University and garment manufacturer the Yeh Group collaborative project aims to develop one-step process for creating 3D-printed clothing.[DSIAC Comment:What if...