Textile Fibers (2132901)   Old Code : 132901

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
True requisites for fibre formation:

Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Properties

4
8 %
2
Classification of Textile Fibres:

Natural fibres, Regerated fibres and Synthetic fibres

2
4 %
3
Growth, Harvesting, Applications, Physical and Chemical properties:

Different Natural fibres i.e Seed fibre: Cotton, Bast fibres: Linen, Jute, Hemp, Ramie, Protein fibres: Wool, Silk and minor hair fibres, Mineral fibres: Asbestos and other natural fibres e.g. Banana, Pina, Bamboo, etc.

12
25 %
4
Basic concept related to the structure of Textile Fibres:

like cotton, wool, silk, linen etc.

6
13 %
5
Techniques for manufacturing Man-Made Fibres:

i.e. melt spinning, dry spinning and wet spinning.

6
13 %
6
Process of Manufacturing, applications, Physical and Chemical properties:

Regenerated cellulosic fibres i.e. Viscose rayon, Cupraammonium rayon, acetate rayon

6
13 %
7
Different processes of Synthetic Fibres:

Process of manufacturing raw materials, Process of polymerization, manufacturing, applications and Physical and Chemical properties of synthetic fibres i.e. Polyester, Nylon, Acrylic, Polypropylene, Saran, Vinyon, Polyurathane, etc.

7
15 %
8
Introduction to new fibres:

like Tencel, Lyocel, Aramide, Modal, etc.

5
9 %