Nanofibers and Nanotechnology in Textiles Book

Nanofibers and Nanotechnology in Textiles


  • Author : P. Brown
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2007-10-17
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 544
  • ISBN 10 : 9781845693732

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Nanofibers and Nanotechnology in Textiles Book Description :

Nanotechnology is revolutionising the world of materials. This important book reviews its impact in developing a new generation of textile fibers with enhanced functionality and a wide range of applications. The first part of the book reviews nanofiber production, discussing how different fiber types can be produced using electrospinning techniques. Part two analyses the production and properties of carbon nanotubes and polymer nanocomposites and their applications in such areas as aerospace engineering. The third part of the book considers ways of using nanotechnology to improve polymer properties such as thermal stability and dyeability. The final part of the book reviews the use of nanotechnology to modify textile surfaces, including the use of coatings and films, in order to improve hydrophobic, filtration and other properties. Nanofibers and nanotechnology in textiles is a valuable reference in assessing and using a new generation of textile fibers in applications as diverse as tissue and aerospace engineering. Nanotechnology is revolutionising the world of materials Learn about a new generation of textile fibers that have a wide range of applications Examines how to improve polymer properties

Nanotechnology in Textiles Book

Nanotechnology in Textiles


  • Author : Rajesh Mishra
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-14
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 410
  • ISBN 10 : 9780081026274

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Nanotechnology in Textiles Book Description :

Nanotechnology in Textiles: Theory and Application explains how conventional methods for treating fabrics for specific functions can by improved upon with the use of nanotechnology. Overviews of relevant, fundamental nanophysics and nanochemistry theory are provided, along with explanations of their application in textile finishing, providing a crucial resource for readers exploring this expanding frontier in textiles. The book draws on research from around the globe to address the latest nanotechnological developments that are all examined with references to industrial applications. Provides a complete, theoretical overview of nanotechnology and nanofibers for those with materials science or engineering backgrounds Covers a broad range of topics, including aerogels, polymer nanocomposites, nanohazards, and electrospinning Looks ahead to emerging applications of nanotechnology in textiles to point the way for further research and innovation

Nanotechnology in Textiles Book

Nanotechnology in Textiles


  • Author : Mangala Joshi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-03
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 910
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000091090

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Nanotechnology in Textiles Book Description :

In recent times, polymer nanocomposites have attracted a great deal of scientific interest due to their unique advantages over conventional plastic materials, such as superior strength, modulus, thermal stability, thermal and electrical conductivity, and gas barrier. They are finding real and fast-growing applications in wide-ranging fields such as automotive, aerospace, electronics, packaging, and sports. This book focuses on the development of polymer nanocomposites as an advanced material for textile applications, such as fibers, coatings, and nanofibers. It compiles and details cutting-edge research in the science and nanotechnology of textiles with special reference to polymer nanocomposites in the form of invited chapters from scientists and subject experts from various institutes from all over the world. They include authors who are actively involved in the research and development of polymer nanocomposites with a wide range of functions—including antimicrobial, flame-retardant, gas barrier, shape memory, sensor, and energy-scavenging—as well as medical applications, such as tissue engineering and wound dressings, to create a new range of smart and intelligent textiles. Edited by Mangala Joshi, a prominent nanotechnology researcher at the premier Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India, this book will appeal to anyone involved in nanotechnology, nanocomposites, advanced materials, polymers, fibers and textiles, and technical textiles.

Electrospinning of Nanofibers in Textiles Book

Electrospinning of Nanofibers in Textiles


  • Author : A. K. Haghi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-12-15
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 132
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466558670

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Electrospinning of Nanofibers in Textiles Book Description :

Electrospinning of nanofibers has emerged as a specialized processing technique for the formation of sub-micron fibers, with high specific surface areas. Electrospinning of Nanofibers in Textiles presents important new research in the dynamic and emerging field of electrospinning and covers all aspects of the technology as used to produce nanofibers.

Smart Textiles Book

Smart Textiles


  • Author : Nazire D. Yilmaz
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-12-06
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 402
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119460220

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Smart Textiles Book Description :

Smart Textiles: Wearable Nanotechnology provides a comprehensive presentation of recent advancements in the area of smart nanotextiles giving specific importance to materials and production processes. Different materials, production routes, performance characteristics, application areas and functionalization mechanisms are covered. The book provides a guideline to students, researchers, academicians and technologists who seek novel solutions in the related area by including groundbreaking advancements in different aspects of the diverse smart nanotextiles fields. This ground-breaking book is expected to spark an inspiration to allow future progress in smart nanotextiles research. The diversity of the topics, as well as the expert subject-matter contributors from all over the world representing various disciplines, ensure comprehensiveness and a broad understanding of smart nanotextiles.

Textile Fiber Microscopy Book

Textile Fiber Microscopy


  • Author : Ivana Markova
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-02-20
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119320074

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Textile Fiber Microscopy Book Description :

A groundbreaking text to the study of textile fibers that bridges the knowledge gap between fiber shape and end uses Textile Fiber Microscopy offers an important and comprehensive guide to the study of textile fibers and contains a unique text that prioritizes a review of fibers’ microstructure, macrostructure and chemical composition. The author – a noted expert in the field – details many fiber types and includes all the possible fiber shapes with a number of illustrative micrographs. The author explores a wealth of topics such as fiber end uses, fiber source and production, a history of each fiber and the sustainability of the various fibers. The text includes a review of environmentally friendly fibers and contains information on the most current fiber science by putting the focus on fibers that have been mechanically or chemically recycled, for use in textile production. The author also offers an exploration of issues of textile waste and the lack of textile recycling that can help public policymakers with ways to inform and regulate post-industrial and post-consumer textile waste issues. This vital guide: Contains an accompanied micrograph for many fibers presented Includes information on how fiber microstructure is connected to fabric properties and how it affects the end use of fabrics Offers a review of the sophistication of textile fibers from a scientific point of view Presents a comparative textile fiber review that is appropriate for both for students, textile experts and forensic scientists Written for students and professionals of apparel design and merchandising, and forensic scientists, Textile Fiber Microscopy presents an important review of textile fibers from a unique perspective that explores fibers’ microstructure, macrostructure and chemical composition.

Handbook of Nanofibers Book

Handbook of Nanofibers


  • Author : Ahmed Barhoum
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 1300
  • ISBN 10 : 3319536540

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Handbook of Nanofibers Book Description :

This Handbook covers all aspects related to Nanofibers, from the experimental set-up for their fabrication to their potential industrial applications. It describes several kinds of nanostructured fibers such as metal oxides, natural polymers, synthetic polymers and hybrid inorganic-polymers or carbon-based materials. The first part of the Handbook covers the fundamental aspects, experimental setup, synthesis, properties and physico-chemical characterization of nanofibers. Specifically, this part details the history of nanofibers, different techniques to design nanofibers, self-assembly in nanofibers, critical parameters of synthesis, fiber alignment, modeling and simulation, types and classifications of nanofibers, and signature physical and chemical properties (i.e. mechanical, electrical, optical and magnetic), toxicity and regulations, bulk and surface functionalization and other treatments to allow them to a practical use. Characterization methods are also deeply discussed here. The second part of the Handbook deals with global markets and technologies and emerging applications of nanofibers, such as in energy production and storage, aerospace, automotive, sensors, smart textile design, energy conversion, tissue engineering, medical implants, pharmacy and cosmetics. Attention is given to the future of research in these areas in order to improve and spread the applications of nanofibers and their commercialization.

Electrospinning Book

Electrospinning


  • Author : Joachim H. Wendorff
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-05-14
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 254
  • ISBN 10 : 9783527320806

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Electrospinning Book Description :

Electrospinning is from the academic as well as technical perspective presently the most versatile technique for the preparation of continuous nanofi bers obtained from numerous materials including polymers, metals, and ceramics. Shapes and properties of fibers can be tailored according to the demand of numerous applications including filtration, membranes, textiles, catalysis, reinforcement, or biomedicals. This book summarizes the state-of-the art in electrospinning with detailed coverage of the various techniques, material systems and their resulting fiber structures and properties, theoretical aspects and applications. Throughout the book, the current status of knowledge is introduced with a critical view on accomplishments and novel perspectives. An experimental section gives hands-on guidance to beginners and experts alike.

Novel Aspects of Nanofibers Book

Novel Aspects of Nanofibers


  • Author : Tong Lin
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-04-26
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 9781789230741

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Novel Aspects of Nanofibers Book Description :

This book is a supplement of the previous book Nanofibers: Production, Properties and Functional Applications (published by InTech in 2011). It reports on novel methods of fabricating nanofibers, nanofiber yarns, and collagen nanofibers; functionalities of photochromic nanofibers, bead-on-string nanofibers, and bio-regeneration nanofibers; as well as piezoelectric nanoparticle-reinforced nanofibers. I deeply appreciate the authors' great contributions to nanofiber discipline.

Fundamentals and Applications of Micro and Nanofibers Book

Fundamentals and Applications of Micro and Nanofibers


  • Author : Alexander L. Yarin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-08
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 453
  • ISBN 10 : 9781107060296

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Fundamentals and Applications of Micro and Nanofibers Book Description :

A comprehensive exposition of micro and nanofiber formation processes, from physical foundations to production and applications.

Electrospinning  Nanofabrication and Applications Book

Electrospinning Nanofabrication and Applications


  • Author : Bin Ding
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2018-11-12
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 832
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128134412

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Electrospinning Nanofabrication and Applications Book Description :

Electrospinning: Nanofabrication and Applications presents an overview of the electrospinning technique, nanofabrication strategies and potential applications. The book begins with an introduction to the fundamentals of electrospinning, discussing fundamental principles of the electrospinning process, controlling parameters, materials and structures. Nanofabrication strategies, including coaxial electrospinning, multi-needle electrospinning, needleless electrospinning, electro-netting, near-field electrospinning, and three-dimensional macrostructure assembling are also covered. Final sections explore the applications of electrospun nanofibers in different fields and future prospects. This is a valuable reference for engineers and materials scientist working with fibrous materials and textiles, as well as researchers in the areas of nanotechnology, electrospinning, nanofibers and textiles. Explores controllable fabrication of electrospun nanomaterials and their multifunctional applications Explains the electrospinning technique as used in nanofabrication and nanofibers Outlines the applications of electrospun nanofibrous materials in tissue engineering, filtration, oil-water separation, water treatment, food technology, supercapacitors, sensors and so on

Nanotechnology in Construction Book

Nanotechnology in Construction


  • Author : Zdenek Bittnar
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-04-21
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 437
  • ISBN 10 : 9783642009808

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Nanotechnology in Construction Book Description :

The 3rd International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction (NICOM 3) follows the highly successful NICOM 1 (Paisley, UK 2003) and NICOM 2 (Bilbao, Spain 2005) Symposia. The NICOM3 symposium was held in Prague, Czech Republic from May 31 to June 2, 2009 under the auspices of the Czech Technical University in Prague. It was a cross-disciplinary event, bringing together R&D experts and users from different fields all with interest in nanotechnology and construction. The conference was aimed at: Understanding of internal structures of existing construction materials at nano-scale Modification at nano-scale of existing construction materials. Production and properties of nanoparticulate materials, nanotubes and novel polymers. Modeling and simulation of nanostructures. Instrumentation, techniques and metrology at nano-scale. Health and safety issues and environmental impacts related to nanotechnology during research, manufacture and product use. Review of current legislation. Societal and commercial impacts of nanotechnology in construction, their predictions and analysis.

Frontiers of Textile Materials Book

Frontiers of Textile Materials


  • Author : Mohd Shabbir
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-03-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119620419

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Frontiers of Textile Materials Book Description :

The book “Frontiers and Textile Materials will deal with the important materials that can be utilized for value-addition and functionalization of textile materials. The topics covered in this book includes the materials like enzymes, polymers, etc. that are utilized for conventional textile processing and the advanced materials like nanoparticles which are expected to change the horizons of textiles. The futuristic techniques for textile processing like plasma are also discussed.

Nanofinishing of Textile Materials Book

Nanofinishing of Textile Materials


  • Author : Majid Montazer
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-06-20
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 9780081012505

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Nanofinishing of Textile Materials Book Description :

Nanofinishing of Textile Materials provides thorough coverage of existing, current and future developments in the field. Sections cover a wide range of nanofinishing mechanisms for improving the fundamental properties of textiles, such as bleaching, scouring, softening and surface activation. Other sections discuss high-performance properties and conventional attributes, such as waterproofing, fire-retardancy and novel applications, including conductivity and magnetism. With two highly regarded and experienced authors bringing together the latest information on nanofinishing technology, this book is essential reading for scientific researchers, engineers and R&D professionals working on the development of finishes for improving the properties of textiles. Explains nanofinishing mechanisms and processes with a view to their use in developing high-performance apparel and technical textiles Focuses on how nanofinishing can be used to confer important characteristics, such as self-cleaning, hydrophobic, hydrophilic, magnetic and conductive attributes Explores novel techniques and methods for readers who require cutting-edge knowledge of developments in nanofinishing

Textiles for Advanced Applications Book

Textiles for Advanced Applications


  • Author : Bipin Kumar
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2017-09-20
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 9789535135005

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Textiles for Advanced Applications Book Description :

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.

Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications  3 Volume Set Book

Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications 3 Volume Set


  • Author : Munmaya Mishra
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12-17
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 5250
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351019408

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Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications 3 Volume Set Book Description :

Undoubtedly the applications of polymers are rapidly evolving. Technology is continually changing and quickly advancing as polymers are needed to solve a variety of day-to-day challenges leading to improvements in quality of life. The Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications presents state-of-the-art research and development on the applications of polymers. This groundbreaking work provides important overviews to help stimulate further advancements in all areas of polymers. This comprehensive multi-volume reference includes articles contributed from a diverse and global team of renowned researchers. It offers a broad-based perspective on a multitude of topics in a variety of applications, as well as detailed research information, figures, tables, illustrations, and references. The encyclopedia provides introductions, classifications, properties, selection, types, technologies, shelf-life, recycling, testing and applications for each of the entries where applicable. It features critical content for both novices and experts including, engineers, scientists (polymer scientists, materials scientists, biomedical engineers, macromolecular chemists), researchers, and students, as well as interested readers in academia, industry, and research institutions.

Nanofiber Composites for Biomedical Applications Book

Nanofiber Composites for Biomedical Applications


  • Author : Murugan Ramalingam
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-01-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 564
  • ISBN 10 : 9780081002087

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Nanofiber Composites for Biomedical Applications Book Description :

Nanofiber Composite Materials for Biomedical Applications presents new developments and recent advances in nanofiber-reinforced composite materials and their use in biomedical applications, including biomaterial developments, drug delivery, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine. Unlike more conventional titles on composite materials, this book covers the most innovative new developments in nanofiber-based composites, including polymers, ceramics, and metals, with particular emphasis on their preparation and characterization methodology. Selected case studies illustrate new developments in clinical and preclinical use, making the information critical for the development of new medical materials and systems for use in human health care, and for the exploration of new design spaces based on these nanofibers. This book is essential reading for those working in biomedical science and engineering, materials science, nanoscience, biomedical nanotechnology, and biotechnology. Covers innovative new developments in nanofiber composites, including polymers, ceramics, and metals with particular emphasis on their preparation and characterization methodology Deals with biomedical applications, including biomaterials developments, drug delivery, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine Presents selected case studies on nanofiber composite materials in both clinical and preclinical use

Nanofiber Research Book

Nanofiber Research


  • Author : Mohammed Rahman
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2016-10-19
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 254
  • ISBN 10 : 9789535125280

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Nanofiber Research Book Description :

This book titled Nanofiber Research - Reaching New Heights contains a number of latest research results on growth and developments on material fibers in nanoscale. It is a promising novel research area that has received a lot of interest in recent years. This book includes interesting reports on cutting-edge science and technology related to synthesis, morphology, control, self-assembly and prospective application of nanofibers. I hope that the book will lead to systematization of nanofiber science, creation of new nanofiber research field and further promotion of nanofiber technology. This potentially unique work offers various approaches on the implementation of nanofibers. As it is widely known, nanotechnology presents the control of matter at the nanoscale and nano-dimensions within few nanometers, whereas this exclusive phenomenon enables us to regulate and control novel applications with nanofibers. This book presents an overview of recent and current nanofibers fundamental, significant applications and implementation research worldwide. It examined the methods of nanofiber synthesis, types of fibers used and potential applications associated with nanofiber researches. It is an important booklet for research organizations, governmental research centers, academic libraries and R

Non woven Fabrics Book

Non woven Fabrics


  • Author : Han-Yong Jeon
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2016-03-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 326
  • ISBN 10 : 9789535122715

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Non woven Fabrics Book Description :

Non-woven Fabrics is differentiated text which covers overall stream from raw fibers to final products and includes features of manufacturing and finish process with specialized application end use. Application range of non-woven fabrics is extended to all the industrial fields needless to say apparel, such as ICT (information and communication technology), bio- and medicals, automobiles, architectures, construction and environmental. Every chapter is related to the important and convergent fields with the technical application purpose from downstream to upstream fields. Also, applicability of non-woven fabrics is introduced to be based on the structural analysis of dimensional concept and various non-woven fabrics as a state-of-art embedded convergent material are emphasized in all industry fields by using nanofibers and carbon fibers.

Intelligent Textiles and Clothing for Ballistic and NBC Protection Book

Intelligent Textiles and Clothing for Ballistic and NBC Protection


  • Author : Paul Kiekens
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-01-05
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 220
  • ISBN 10 : 9789400705753

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Intelligent Textiles and Clothing for Ballistic and NBC Protection Book Description :

This volume describes the latest developments in protective clothing against nearly any kind of threat for both military and civilians. It deals with protection through the use of nanotechnology, interactive clothing and biotechnological processes. Factors such as comfort and ballistics are also considered in the book, and several practical examples are discussed. All papers are written by leading experts in their respective fields. Professionals and students alike will benefit from the knowledge and expertise imparted in these outstanding contributions.