Technical Textiles II (182903)  


Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1

Application of textile in medical. Non implantable materials, implantable materials, extracorporeal devices, health care / hygiene products. Medical Textiles: Introduction, Classification, Recent developments in fibres used for medical textiles, e.g. 3-layer silicon laminated fabric, self-adherent dressing, Microclimate improvement in wound dressings. Activated carbon cloth, Blankets
2
Geotextiles:
Types and application of geosynthetics. Functions and application areas of geotextiles. Fibres and fabric selection criteria for geotextile applications. Mechanics of reinforcement, filtration and drainage by geotextiles.
3

Application of textile in transportation. Use in cars and other road vehicles, textiles in air craft.
4
Conveyor and Power transmission belts:
Different types of Conveyor belts and their properties, Different types of Power transmission belts and their constructional features. Other Industrial Textiles: Shoe liners, Electrical cables, outdoor fabrics, Fibre reinforced Plastics.
5

Protective textiles. Fire proof jacket, bullet proof jacket and application in defense.
6

Emerging trends in technical textiles nanotechnology.