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 Excerpt :

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 : 2020-05-13
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 545
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000091090

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Nanotechnology in Textiles Excerpt :

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.

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 Excerpt :

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 Smart Textiles Book

Nanotechnology in Smart Textiles


  • Author : Dharani Sabba
  • Publisher : Arcler Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 10 : 1773615491

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Nanotechnology in Smart Textiles considers various aspects of nanotechnology including an extensive overview of nanotechnology and related issues. It includes a historical review of the development of electronic textiles, smart textiles and nano-technology, wearable e-textile technologies: a review on sensors, actuators and control elements, textile-based flexible coils for wireless inductive power transmission. Provides the reader with insights into the development of its history, so as to understand the new textile sensors for in situ structural health monitoring of textile reinforced thermoplastic composites based on the conductive poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-poly(styrenesulfonate) polymer complex and recent advances in soft e-textiles.

Metrology and Standardization for Nanotechnology Book

Metrology and Standardization for Nanotechnology


  • Author : Elisabeth Mansfield
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-01-20
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 626
  • ISBN 10 : 9783527800056

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Metrology and Standardization for Nanotechnology Excerpt :

For the promotion of global trading and the reduction of potential risks, the role of international standardization of nanotechnologies has become more and more important. This book gives an overview of the current status of nanotechnology including the importance of metrology and characterization at the nanoscale, international standardization of nanotechnology, and industrial innovation of nano-enabled products. First the field of nanometrology, nanomaterial standardization and nanomaterial innovation is introduced. Second, major concepts in analytical measurements are given in order to provide a basis for the reliable and reproducible characterization of nanomaterials. The role of standards organizations are presented and finally, an overview of risk management and the commercial impact of metrology and standardization for industrial innovations.

Smart Textiles Book

Smart Textiles


  • Author : Nazire D. Yilmaz
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-11-14
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 402
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119460350

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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.

Nanosensors and Nanodevices for Smart Multifunctional Textiles Book

Nanosensors and Nanodevices for Smart Multifunctional Textiles


  • Author : Andrea Ehrmann
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-09-16
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 390
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128209417

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Nanosensors and Nanodevices for Smart Multifunctional Textiles Excerpt :

Nanotechnology has been incorporated into a wide range of garments to improve the durability of clothing / apparel and create new properties for a special end-used application. It also incorporates wearable electronics into clothing to make it smarter. Smart nano-textiles refers to the uses and integration of smart nanocoatings, nanosensors and nanodevices in multifunctional textiles, since they are both low cost and have low power consumption. Various organic and inorganic nanomaterials can be used in garments to improve their properties and create new properties such as anti-bacterial, superhydrophobic, auto-cleaning, self-cleaning, stain repellent, wrinkle-free, static eliminating, fire resistant and electrically conductive properties. This book focuses on the fundamental concepts and approaches for the preparation of smart nanotextiles, their properties, and their applications in multifarious industries, including smart garments, biomedicine, construction/building materials, energy conversion/storage, automotive/aerospace industries and agriculture. Shows how nanotechnology is being used to be able to enhance textiles with smart properties, including anti-bacterial, superhydrophobic and auto-cleaning Explores which nanomaterial types are most compatible with particular textile classes Assesses the major challenges of integrating nanosensors and nanodevices into textiles

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 Excerpt :

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 Hygiene and Infection Control Book

Textiles for Hygiene and Infection Control


  • Author : B J McCarthy
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-07-26
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857093707

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Textiles for Hygiene and Infection Control Excerpt :

Understanding and improving hygiene and healthcare products is essential for improving infection prevention. Continuing Woodhead Publishing’s series of specialised medical textile books, Textiles for hygiene and infection control provides readers with the latest developments in healthcare materials for hygiene and infection applications. Part one offers an insight into design and production techniques for hygiene textiles. Chapters discuss nanotechnology and it’s applications in hygiene textiles, knitted spacer fabrics, innovative and sustainable packaging and biodegradable hygiene products. Part two explores design and production techniques for infection control textiles. Chapters examine micro-organisms, infection and the role of textiles, the creation of barrier textiles through plasma processing and methods for ensuring fabrics survive sterilisation. Part three concludes by investigating the variety of available hygiene and infection control products. Chapters consider washable textile-based absorbent products for incontinence, coated textiles for skin infections and antimicrobial treatments of textiles for hygiene and infection control applications from an industrial perspective. Textiles for hygiene and infection control is an essential reference for manufacturers, designers, engineers and producers of hygiene and infection control products. It is also a useful tool for medical scientists, surgeons and nurses. Offers insight into design and production techniques for hygiene textiles Chapters discuss a range of applications, such as the use of textiles for incontinence An essential reference for manufacturers, designers, engineers and producers of hygiene and infection control products

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 : 2012-01-03
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 220
  • ISBN 10 : 9789400705760

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Intelligent Textiles and Clothing for Ballistic and NBC Protection Excerpt :

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.

Engineering Textiles Book

Engineering Textiles


  • Author : Yehia E. Elmogahzy
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-08-15
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 650
  • ISBN 10 : 9780081024881

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Engineering Textiles Excerpt :

Engineering Textiles: Integrating the Design and Manufacture of Textile Products, Second Edition is a pioneering guide to textile product design and development, enabling the reader to understand essential principles, concepts, materials and applications. This new edition is updated and expanded to include new and emerging topics, design concepts and technologies, such as sustainability, the use of nanotechnology, and wearable textiles. Chapters cover the essential concepts of fiber-to-fabric engineering, product development and design of textile products, different types of fibers, yarns and fabrics, the structure, characteristics and design of textiles, and the development of products for specific applications, including both traditional and technical textiles. This book is an innovative and highly valuable source of information for anyone engaged in textile product design and development, including engineers, textile technologists, manufacturers, product developers, and researchers and students in textile engineering. Presents an integrated approach to textile product design and development Guides the reader from initial principles and concepts, to cutting-edge applications Includes cutting-edge design concepts and major new technologies

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 Excerpt :

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.

Green Nanomaterials Book

Green Nanomaterials


  • Author : Shakeel Ahmed
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-16
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 346
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811535604

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Green Nanomaterials Excerpt :

This book comprises a collection of chapters on advances in green nanomaterials. The book looks at ways to establish long‐term safe and sustainable forms of nanotechnology through implementation of nanoparticle biosynthesis with minimum impact on the ecosystem. The book looks at synthesis, processing, and applications of metal and metal oxide nanomaterials and also at bio-nanomaterials. The contents of this book will prove useful for researchers and professionals working in the field of nanomaterials and green technology.

Advances in Functional Finishing of Textiles Book

Advances in Functional Finishing of Textiles


  • Author : Mohammad Shahid
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-06-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 388
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811536694

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Advances in Functional Finishing of Textiles Excerpt :

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the field of functional finishing of textiles, describing the state-of-the-art research and well-established techniques applied in the textile industry, and covering all areas of textile dyeing and finishing. It is intended for academic researchers and professionals in related scientific and engineering fields, including textile engineering, chemistry, nanotechnology, material science, biotechnology and environmental science. The book also provides reference material for stakeholders looking for innovative technologies and insights into the environmental and sustainability issues in the development of functional textiles and related products.

Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology Book

Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology


  • Author : Ronaldo Ferreira do Nascimento
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-02-27
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 471
  • ISBN 10 : 9789813360563

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Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology Excerpt :

This book provides a complete overview of a wide range of nanomaterials from their synthesis and characterization to current and potential applications with special focus on the use of such nano-based products as functional agents in biomedical, environmental and industrial applications. It addresses the intrinsic relationship between aspects involving the synthesis of nanocompounds, their bio-physico-chemical properties and their interactions occurring in biomedical, environmental and industrial matrix. This book is of interest to engineers, academics and research scholars working in these fields.