The OPERA Lab receives $1.5M to improve the comfort of soldiers

The Government of Canada announced today that UBCO has been awarded $1.5M to develop more comfortable gear for the Canadian military. Dr. Golovin is leading the Comfort Optimized Materials For Operational Resilience, Thermal-transport, and Survivability (COMFORTS) Micro-network!

GoC official release

UBC Media release

Prof. Golovin explaining to MP Stephen Fuhr how athletic apparel companies and the DND have similar requirements.