Physiological evaluation of clothing and equipment for use in hostile working environments
thesisposted on 25.10.2018 by John Davies
In order to distinguish essays and pre-prints from academic theses, we have a separate category. These are often much longer text based documents than a paper.
The thesis is associated with the evaluation and development of micro climates to enable satisfactory work tasks to be undertaken in environments hostile to man's normal physiological regulation. The areas of elevated temperature and high voltage electric fields, with particular reference to inspection and work tasks in pressure vessels associated with nuclear power reactors and 'live line' maintenance on electricity transmission lines being the main objectives, based on the economic problems caused by the outage of modern electrical generating and transmission plant. [Continues.]