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  • Engineering Apparel Fabrics and Garmentsby J Fan; L Hunter

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 275.00

    As consumer demands for specific attributes in their textiles increase and global competition intensifies, it is important that the industry finds ways of engineering certain performance requirements into textiles and apparel. This book reviews how fabrics and garments can be engineered to meet technical performance and other characteristics required... more...

  • Chemical Finishing of Textilesby W D Schindler; P J Hauser

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 255.00

    The role of the textile finisher has become increasingly demanding, and now requires a careful balance between the compatibility of different finishing products and treatments and the application processes used to provide textiles with desirable properties. In one comprehensive book, Chemical finishing of textiles details the fundamentals of final... more...

  • Coated and Laminated Textilesby W Fung

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 285.00

    Coating and lamination offer methods of improving and modifying the physical properties and appearance of fabrics and also the development of entirely new products by combining the benefits of fabrics, polymers and films. This detailed book covers all aspects of coating and lamination within the textile industry including – compound ingredients, how... more...

  • Fancy Yarnsby R H Gong; R M Wright

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 265.00

    Fancy yarns are those produced with some deliberate discontinuity introduced either into the colour or form of the article with the intention of producing an enhanced aesthetic impression. Most fancy yarns are produced by specialist spinners using machines modified or specially developed for the purpose; others are produced from 'fancy slivers' used... more...

  • Handbook of Textile Designby J Wilson

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 132.00

    Designers in the textile industry have a wide range of roles and responsibilities and are frequently required to make design decisions throughout the manufacturing process. This very practical handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the role of the textile designer within the textile industry. It deals with the all aspects of the design process... more...

  • Regenerated Cellulose Fibresby C Woodings

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 275.00

    This is a comprehensive work by industrial and academic specialists proving up-to-date information on the chemistry, physics, process technology, applications and markets for man-made cellulosic fibres. It covers the properties and applications of viscose rayon, cupprammonium rayon and the new solvent-spun fibres as well as considering their relationships... more...

  • Woolby W S Simpson; G Crawshaw

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 285.00

    In this book leading experts within the industry come together to give the first comprehensive treatments of the science and technology of wool to be published in over 20 years. The wool industry has been through a period of substantial change, with a major overhaul of trading methods, exciting innovations in wool-scouring and wool processing methods,... more...

  • Handbook of Technical Textilesby A. Richard Horrocks; Subhash C. Anand

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 355.00

    This major handbook provides comprehensive coverage of the manufacture, processing and applications of high tech textiles for a huge range of applications including: heat and flame protection; waterproof and breathable fabrics; textiles in filtration; geotextiles; medical textiles; textiles in transport engineering and textiles for extreme environments.... more...

  • Woollen and Worsted Woven Fabric Designby E G Gilligan

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 240.00

    Today it is as essential as ever to design, develop and produce saleable and commercially sound woven fabrics within considerable financial restraints. However, in teaching woven fabric design, emphasis appears to have shifted away from the practicalities of cloth construction and design development. This practical handbook provides explanations and... more...

  • Smart Fibres, Fabrics and Clothingby Xiaoming Tao

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 285.00

    This important book provides a guide to the fundamentals and latest developments in smart technology for textiles and clothing. The contributors represent a distinguished international panel of experts and the book covers many aspects of cutting edge research and development. Smart fibres, fabrics and clothing starts with a review of the background... more...