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Issue 1 (127) / 2018

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Editor letter
General problems of the fibre and textile industries

Proposing Probabilistic Operational Risk Assessment Model for Textile Industry Using Bayesian Approach

Authors: Jan Mustafa, Khalid M. Saeed, Awan Akbar Ali, Nisar Salman

Accidents, operational failures and losses prompt authorities to highlight the importance of adequate systems and controls to deal with operational risk (OR). Therefore risk assessment methodology has become a dire need of major industries for undertaking...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.5860
| Pages 10–20

Research and development

System Design for Evenness Measurement of Raw Silk

Authors: Pan Qingtian, Chen Miao, Hu Yucai, Zuo Baoqi

The evenness of raw silk is one of its most valuable qualities. Seriplane inspection is a common test for raw silk evenness but is prone to human error and lacks accurate repeatability; the Uster evenness tester...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7790
| Pages 21–24

Preparation of Copper Sulfide Deposition on Modified Poly (Ethylene Terephtalate) Fibres with Good Conductivity

Authors: Zheng Guo, Juan Xie

The immobilization of CuS on the surface of poly (ethylene terephtalate) (PET) fibres was carried out by the functionalization of PET fibres with chitosan (CS), followed by the chemical deposition method. Crosslinked chitosan with NH2 functionality...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7792
| Pages 25–29

Research on the Qualities of Cellulosic Yarn

Authors: Su Xuzhong, Su Xuzhong, Qin Xiaoxuan, Qin Xiaoxuan, Qin Xiaoxuan, Liu Xinjin, Liu Xinjin, Xie Chunping, Xu Bojun

Cellulosic fibre is a kind of renewable fibre that has attracted more and more attention in textile processing recently. Yarn spinning is the first fundamental process in textile processing. Therefore, in this paper, taking viscose fibre...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7793
| Pages 30–35

Optimising the Production Process of Rieter Air Jet Spun Yarns and a Model for Prediction of their Strength

Authors: Eldeeb Moaz, Demir A.

In this study, the effect of yarn linear density, delivery speed and nozzle pressure on Rieter air jet spun yarn strength was investigated. A multiple regression model was used to study the combined effect of these...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7794
| Pages 36–41

Influence of Weave Design and Yarn Types on Mechanical and Surface Properties of Woven Fabric

Authors: Azeem Musaddaq , Ahmad Zuhaib , Wiener Jakub, Fraz Ahmad , Siddique Hafiz Faisal , Havalka Antonin

The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of spinning technologies and weave design on fabric mechanical and surface properties. For this purpose, ring spun (combed, carded) and open-end (OE) techniques were used to...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7795
| Pages 42–45

Mechanical Behaviour of Hybrid Composites Developed from Textile Waste

Authors: Masood Zaid , Ahmad Sheraz , Umair Muhammad , Shaker Khubab, Nawab Yasir, Karahan Mehmet

The current study focused on the use of textile industry waste (cotton and jute) and glass fabric for the development of hybrid composites. Composites were fabricated using either a single reinforcement or different fractions of cotton,...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7796
| Pages 46–52

Design and Development of Denim Fabrics with Improved Strength and Impact Abrasion Resistance for Motorcyclist Clothing

Authors: Kurtulmuş Onur , Güner Semin , Akkaya M. Şahin , Kayaoğlu Burçak Karagüzel

This study aims to design and develop denim fabrics with enhanced mechanical and impact abrasion resistance performance using different materials, yarn types and fabric constructions. It was aimed to reach the standard impact abrasion resistance requirements...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7797
| Pages 53–58

Flexural Behaviour of Fibre Reinforced Concrete Beams with Different Aspect Ratios

Authors: Baskar Koothan , Elangovan G., Das K. Mohan

The performance of conventional concrete is enhanced by the addition of fibres in concrete. Consequently the brittleness in concrete is reduced, and its acceptable ductility is also ensured by this addition. In this paper the strength...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7798
| Pages 59–66

Nondestructive Evaluation of Rubber Composites Using Terahertz Time Domain Spectroscopy

Authors: Xu Feng , Xu Feng , Duan Mu Qing Duo , Li Li Juan , Yang Ding , Xia Baolin

In recent years, with the progress of science, more and more detection methods are being used in various fields. However, the nondestructive testing of nonmetallic materials still needs further study. In this paper, an analysis of...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7799
| Pages 67–72

Tensile-tensile Fatigue Behavior of Multi-axial Warp-knitted Reinforced Composite

Authors: Gao Xiaoping, Tao Nannan , Chen Si , Wang Liping , Wu Wei

An experimental study was carried out on the fatigue behaviour of multi-axial warp-knitted fabric composites. Composite samples reinforced with multi-axial warp-knitted fabric/matrix were manufactured by the vacuum-assisted resin transfer moulding method. Tensile-tensile fatigue cycling was carried...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7800
| Pages 73–80

Investigation of 3D Woven Fabric Topography Using Laser-Scanning

Authors: Matusiak Małgorzata, Frącczak Łukasz

Among the different features of fabrics, surface properties play an important role, especially in the case of fabrics used near human skin. The effect of fabric on human skin in direct contact influences the sensorial comfort...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7801
| Pages 81–88

Filter Based Impedance Tube for Selection of Technical Textile Materials

Authors: Niresh Jayarajan , Neelakrishnan Subramanyan , Subha Rani Sundaresan, Archana Naganathan

Measurement of the sound absorption coefficient using an impedance tube is prone to errors due to various reasons. Conventionally minimising the errors requires additional hardware or proper calibration of many components used for measurement. This paper...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7802
| Pages 89–93

Investigation of the Electromagnetic Shielding Effectiveness of Needle Punched Nonwoven Fabrics Produced from Stainless Steel and Carbon Fibres

Authors: Ozen Mustafa Sabri , Ozen Mustafa Sabri , Usta İsmail, Yuksek Metin , Sancak Erhan , Sancak Erhan , Soin Navneet

The electromagnetic shielding effectiveness (EMSE) of needle punched, nonwoven fabrics produced using staple stainless steel and carbon fibres was investigated. Utilising carding and large scale industrial type needle punching machines, webs of staple stainless steel and...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.5636
| Pages 94–100

Effects of Resin Treatments on the Quality of Cotton Fabric Dyed with Reactive Dye

Authors: Tania Imana Shahrin , Kabir Shekh Mamun, Uddin Zulhash

In this study, we analysed different resin finishing agents on cotton fabric dyed with reactive dye. Different tests were carried out on the resin treated fabric, such as the wrinkle recovery, tensile strength, dimensional stability, stiffness,...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7804
| Pages 102–107

Hydrostatic Resistance and Mechanical Behaviours of Breathable Layered Waterproof Fabrics

Authors: Razzaque Abdur , Tesinova Pavla , Hes Lubos, Arumugam Veerakumar

Breathable layered waterproof fabrics have good applications in the fields of sportswear, protective clothing and construction industries. The properties of these fabrics in allowing water vapour to pass through while preventing liquid water from entering have...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7805
| Pages 108–112

Effect of Weave Structures and Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles on the Ultraviolet Protection of Cotton Fabrics

Authors: Timothy Russel , Arul Pragasam A. Joseph

The protection provided by clothing against ultraviolet (UV) radiation has been the subject of considerable recent research. However, there is a lack of information concerned with the effect of weave structures and zinc oxide nanoparticles on...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7806
| Pages 113–119

Influence of Structure Variation and Finishingon Woven Fabric Thermal Properties

Authors: Jankoska Maja , Demboski Goran

The paper investigates the influence of fabric structure variations and finishing on the thermal properties of woven fabrics for a tailored garment. Four distinctive pairs of fabrics were investigated, where the weft density, weft yarn count...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7807
| Pages 120–124

Thermal Manikin Measurements of Protective Clothing Assemblies

Authors: Frydrych Iwona, Frydrych Iwona, Cichocka Agnieszka, Gilewicz Paulina, Dominiak Justyna

The thermal comfort of a foundry worker is very important and related to many factors, i.e., the structure of the protective clothing assembly, the number of layers and their thickness, as well as the distance between...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.7808
| Pages 126–133

General Information


in Eastern Europe
ul. Skłodowskiej-Curie 19/27,
90-570 Łódź, Poland
e-mail: infor@lit.lukasiewicz.gov.pl

FIBRES & TEXTILES in Eastern Europe 19/27 M. Skłodowskiej-Curie Str., 90-570 Łódź, Poland e-mail: infor@lit.lukasiewicz.gov.pl; ftee@lit.lukasiewicz.gov.pl

Editor-in-Chief Dariusz Wawro, Head of Editorial Office Janusz Kazimierczak, Text Editor Geoffrey Large, Assistant Editor Anna WahlProduction Łukasiewicz-ŁIT