Ada Ferri

Getting dressed for the South Pole

Technological progress in materials science has made the human species able to adapt to extreme cold. Ada Ferri, an associate professor at the Applied Science and Technology Department of the Politecnico di Torino, unveils these progresses and explains garment design and the general idea of the strategy to adopt when getting dressed for extremely cold environments.

Ada Ferri, an associate professor at the Applied Science and Technology Department of Politecnico di Torino, will unveil the technological progress in materials science, which has made human being a species adapted to extreme cold. She will focus on garment design, and will explain the general idea of the strategy to adopt when getting dressed for extremely cold environments.