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Textiles for Advanced Applications

Edited by Bipin Kumar

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi


Suman Thakur

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

This book presents a global view of the development and applications of technical textiles with the description of materials, structures, properties, characterizations, functions and relevant production technologies, case studies, challenges, and opportunities. Technical textile is a transformative research area, dealing with the creation and studies of new generations of textiles that hoist many new scientific and technological challenges that have never been encountered before. The book emphasizes more on the principles of textile science and technology to provide solutions to several engineering problems. All chapter topics are exclusive and selectively chosen and designed, and they are extensively explored by different authors having specific knowledge in each area.

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Textiles for Advanced ApplicationsEdited by Bipin Kumar

Published: September 20th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/66015

ISBN: 978-953-51-3501-2

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3500-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4648-3

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

25493 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations


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1. Textile Application: From Need to Imagination

By Ivana Schwarz and Stana Kovačević


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2. Woven Fabrics for Technical and Industrial Products

By Adrian Buhu and Liliana Buhu


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3. Multifunctional Foldable Knitted Structures: Fundamentals, Advances and Applications

By Alenka Pavko-Čuden and Darja Rant


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4. Textile Reinforced Structural Composites for Advanced Applications

By Nesrin Sahbaz Karaduman, Yekta Karaduman, Huseyin Ozdemir and Gokce Ozdemir


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5. Hybrid Yarn Composites for Construction

By Mutlu Kurban, Osman Babaarslan and İsmail Hakkı Çağatay


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6. Three-Dimentional Textile Preform Using Advanced Textile Technologies for Composite Manufacturing

By Peng Wang, Xavier Legrand and Damien Soulat


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7. Textile Composites for Seat Upholstery

By Stana Kovačević, Jacqueline Domjanić, Snježana Brnada and Ivana Schwarz


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8. Contemporary Personal Ballistic Protection (PBP)

By Izabela Luiza Ciesielska-Wróbel


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9. Efficiency of Medical Workers’ Uniforms with Antimicrobial Activity

By Urška Rozman, Daniela Zavec Pavlinić, Emil Pal, Vida Gönc and Sonja Šostar Turk


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10. Functionalized Polypropylene Filaments for Flammability

By Nazan Avcioğlu Kalebek


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11. Textile Materials in Liquid Filtration Practices: Current Status and Perspectives in Water and Wastewater Treatment

By Murat Eyvaz, Serkan Arslan, Ercan Gürbulak and Ebubekir Yüksel


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12. Shape Memory Polymers for Smart Textile Applications

By Suman Thakur


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13. FELT: Communicating Emotion through a Shape Changing Textile Wall Panel

By Felecia Davis


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14. ESD Knitted Fabrics from Conductive Yarns Used as Protective Garment for Electronic Industry

By Gabriela Telipan, Beatrice Moasa, Elena Helerea, Eftalea Carpus, Razvan Scarlat and Gheorghe Enache


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15. The Long Way of the Success: From Idea to the Market

By Adriana Ungureanu


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