Bionics Based Camouflage Clothing for Soldiers

  • Shweta GuptaEmail author
  • S. A. Hariprasad
  • Adesh Kumar
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 989)


This research paper emphasizes on the bionics based colour changing clothing for camouflage of soldiers which changes colour based on the concept used in chameleon and octopus. It is made up of smart thread which is coated with photochromic paint and with the change in light it changes colour as in case of chameleon. And the other type of clothing is based on Octopus skin which changes its colour based on temperature variation. This clothing can be used for military purposes or for changing the colour of clothing of groom and bride in wedding ceremony. The application can be further enhanced to changing colour of the day today clothing depending on the mood of person wearing the clothing. As the person enters the office his clothing colour could be changed to some formal colour and as he enters out of office in evening to the lighter different colour. Thus, instead of having fifty different T-Shirts, he can have only one T-shirt, and further, this concept can be further extended to fashion industry.


Chameleon Octopus Bionics Photochromic paint Camouflage Smart thread 



Authors would like to state that Chameleons (Furcipher Pardalis) are not directly used in this study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Electronics and Communication Engineering DepartmentJain UniversityBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, School of EngineeringUniversity of Petroleum and Energy StudiesDehradunIndia

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