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Textiles for Industrial Applications

1st Edition

By R. Senthil Kumar

CRC Press

406 pages

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An evolution is currently underway in the textile industry and Textile for Industrial Applications is the guidebook for its growth. This industry can be classified into three categories-clothing, home textile, and industrial textile. Industrial textiles, also known as technical textiles, are a part of the industry that is thriving and showing great

Table of Contents

Introduction. Fiber, Yarn, and Fabric Structures Used in Industrial Textiles. Medical Textiles. Finishing of Industrial Textiles. Filtration Textiles. Textiles in Hoses. Textiles in Transmission and Conveyor Belts. Textiles in Ropes. Textiles in Civil Engineering. Textiles in Automobiles. Miscellaneous Applications in Industrial Textiles. Testing of Industrial Textiles. Textile Composites. Reference. Bibliography. Index.

About the Author

R. Senthil Kumar completed his post-graduation in textile engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India. He has published 30 technical and management-related papers in various international and national journals and prepared manuals on nonwoven technologies for international and local textile industries. His areas of specialization are fiber science, textile composites, technical textiles, nonwoven technologies, and textile testing. He has worked as an assistant professor in the Department of Textile Technology, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, India, since 2009. He has been a consultant to various textile industries and has prepared and published nearly 200 technical and management-related textile study materials for the online portal scribd.com.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Textiles & Polymers