Journal of Materials Science Letters

, Volume 18, Issue 21, pp 1769–1770 | Cite as

The structural mechanical properties of down feathers and biomimicking natural insulation materials

  • R. H. C. Bonser
  • C. Dawson

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. C. Bonser
    • 1
  • C. Dawson
    • 2
  1. 1.Biomaterials GroupSilsoe Research InstituteUK
  2. 2.Science and Technology DivisionDefence Clothing and Textiles AgencyEssexUK

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