Advances in Wool Technology

Written By N A G Johnson
Advances in Wool Technology
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 December 2008
  • ISBN : 1845695461
  • Pages : 368 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Advances in Wool Technology written by N A G Johnson which was release on 22 December 2008, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Advanced research into wool science and technology is leading to a better understanding of the properties of wool. Wool is increasingly being seen as a high performance fibre, with new modifications and applications. Advances in wool technology presents a comprehensive account of these developments and innovations. Part one includes advances that have occurred in the production and processing of wool. Topics range from the progress in wool spinning, weaving and colouration, to environmental supply chain management and to the role of genetic engineering in improved wool production. Part two reviews new wool products and applications. Chapters include the production of brighter and whiter wool, high performance wool blends and wool for apparel. With its two distinguished editors and array of international contributors, this book is a valuable reference for producers, manufacturers, retailers and all those wishing to improve and understand developments in wool technology. It will also be suitable for researchers in industry or academia. Presents a comprehensive account of recent developments and innovation surrounding the high performance fibre Examines advances in wool production and processing from wool spinning to genetic engineering in improved production Considers environmental supply chain management

Advances in Wool Technology

Advances in Wool Technology
  • Author : N A G Johnson,I Russell
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2008-12-22
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Advanced research into wool science and technology is leading to a better understanding of the properties of wool. Wool is increasingly being seen as a high performance fibre, with new modifications and applications. Advances in wool technology presents a comprehensive account of these developments and innovations. Part one includes advances ...

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  • Author : Artur Cavaco-Paulo,Vincent A. Nierstrasz,Qiang Wang
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-07-07
  • Total pages : 314
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Advances in Textile Biotechnology, Second Edition examines the latest in biotechnology for the fiber and textile industry. This new edition has been fully revised to include the current essential areas of development in the field, covering both natural and synthetic fibers. Chapters cover the latest technology in bioprocessing for bast ...

Advances in Textile Biotechnology

Advances in Textile Biotechnology
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Biotechnology has impacted the textiles industry through the development of more efficient and environmentally friendly manufacturing processes, as well as enabling the design of improved textile materials. This book will provide a thorough overview of current and future focuses of biotechnology in the fibre and textile industry. Part one of ...

Structure and Properties of High Performance Fibers

Structure and Properties of High Performance Fibers
  • Author : Gajanan Bhat
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-21
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Structure and Properties of High-Performance Fibers explores the relationship between the structure and properties of a wide range of high-performance fibers. Part I covers high-performance inorganic fibers, including glasses and ceramics, plus carbon fibers of various types. In Part II, high-performance synthetic polymer fibers are discussed, while Part III reviews ...

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  • Author : Stephen M. Burkinshaw,Andrew Filarowski
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-02-08
  • Total pages : 648
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : The production of textile materials comprises a very large and complex global industry that utilises a diverse range of fibre types and creates a variety of textile products. As the great majority of such products are coloured, predominantly using aqueous dyeing processes, the coloration of textiles is a large-scale global ...

Handbook of Natural Fibres

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  • Author : Ryszard M. Kozlowski,Maria Mackiewicz-Talarczyk
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-01-28
  • Total pages : 838
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : The Handbook of Natural Fibres, Second Edition, Volume One: Types, Properties and Factors Affecting Breeding and Cultivation covers every aspect of natural fibers, their breeding, cultivation, processing and applications. This volume features fundamental discussions of each fiber, covering different stages of breeding and cultivation. Natural fibrous resources, both lignocellulosic and ...

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  • Author : Anton F. Botha
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-26
  • Total pages : 122
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : A critical and comprehensive examination of the origination and application of developments in the textile industry and its products, this book provides one of the only state-of-the-science reviews carried out in recent years. It covers the measurement of wool fiber properties, specifically those of raw wool. It also examines the ...

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  • Author : David M. Lewis,John A. Rippon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-05-20
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Keratin fibres, particularly wool fibres, constitute animportant natural raw material in textiles due to their comfort andthermal proprieties. Wool coloration demands an understanding ofthe complex nature of the interplay between wool fibre chemistry,morphology and the coloration processes. The Coloration of Wool and other Keratin Fibres is acomprehensive treatment, written ...

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  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak,Rajiv Padhye
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-05-26
  • Total pages : 498
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Garment Manufacturing Technology provides an insiders' look at this multifaceted process, systematically going from design and production to finishing and quality control. As technological improvements are transforming all aspects of garment manufacturing allowing manufacturers to meet the growing demand for greater productivity and flexibility, the text discusses necessary information on ...

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  • Author : Calvin Wong,Z. X. Guo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-02-16
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Fashion Supply Chain Management Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologies looks at the application of RFID technologies in such areas as order allocation, garment manufacturing, product tracking, distribution and retail. As supply chains in the textiles and fashion industry become ever more complex and global, and as the shift to ...

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Functional Finishes for Textiles
  • Author : Roshan Paul
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-10-20
  • Total pages : 678
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Functional finishes for textiles reviews the most important fabric finishes in the textile industry. It discusses finishes designed to improve the comfort and other properties of fabrics, as well as finishes which protect the fabric or the wearer. Each chapter reviews the role of a finish, the mechanisms and chemistry ...

Mechanisms of Flat Weaving Technology

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  • Author : Valeriy V Choogin,Palitha Bandara,Elena V Chepelyuk
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-07-31
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : To create an effective woven fabric a process engineer must choose the appropriate type of weaving machine and determine the particular parameters of the elastic system of fabric formation to be applied. It is also essential to know the purpose of all the mechanisms of the chosen type of weaving ...

Computer Technology for Textiles and Apparel

Computer Technology for Textiles and Apparel
  • Author : Jinlian Hu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-07-14
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Computer technology has transformed textiles from their design through to their manufacture and has contributed to significant advances in the textile industry. Computer technology for textiles and apparel provides an overview of these innovative developments for a wide range of applications, covering topics including structure and defect analysis, modelling and ...

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Smart Clothes and Wearable Technology
  • Author : Jane McCann,David Bryson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-02-27
  • Total pages : 484
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Smart clothes and wearable technology is a relatively novel and emerging area of interdisciplinary research within the fashion, textile, electronics and related industries. This book provides a comprehensive review of the end-user’s requirements and the technologies and materials available for the design and production of smart clothing. Part one ...

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  • Author : Yordan Kyosev
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-11-04
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1845695461
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Summary : Braided fabrics are made by interlacing yarns or strips of fabric. Braiding produces a wide range of structures for technical textile applications from medical sutures to cables for anchoring ships. Written by one of the world’s leading experts in the field, the book reviews the basic principles, design and ...