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Fibers and Textiles as Advanced Materials

Fibers and Textiles as Advanced Materials

Jinlian Hu

ISBN: 978-3-527-34259-4

May 2019

1000 pages

$540.99

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Edited by a leading expert in the field with contributions from experienced researchers in fibers and textiles, this handbook reviews the current state of fibrous materials and provides a broad overview of their use in research and development. Volume One focuses on the classes of fibers, their production and characterization, while the second volume concentrates on their applications, including emerging ones in the areas of energy, environmental science and healthcare.
Unparalleled knowledge of high relevance to academia and industry.
VOLUME ONE: FIBERS FOR ADVANCED MATERIALS
Introduction
FUNDAMENTALS OF FIBROUS MATERIALS
Classification of Fibers and Their Assemblies
Structures and Properties of Fibers
Advantages of Fibrous Materials
Trends of Fibrous Materials
FIBERS IN NATURAL MATERIALS
In Plants
In Animals Including Silk and Wool
In Humans
In Mines
BIO-BASED FIBROUS MATERIALS
Collagen
Chitosan
Cellulose
Algae
NANO-FIBROUS MATERIALS
Nanofibers and Their Origins
Materials for Nanofibers
Uses of Nanoscale Fibers
Trends of Nanofibers
HIGH PERFORMANCE FIBROUS MATERIALS
Carbon Fibers
Aramid Fibers
Glass Fibers
High Molecular Weight Polyethylene
SMART FIBERS AND THEIR MATERIALS
Memory Fibers
Phase Change Fibers
Conductive Fibers
Optical Fibers
FUNCTIONAL FIBERS AS MATERIALS
Biodegradable Fibers
Super-Absorbent Fibers
Anti-Bacterial Fibers
Environmental -Protective Fibers
Bi Or Multi-Component and Microfibers
PRODUCTION FOR ADVANCED FIBROUS MATERIALS
Fiber Spinning
Yarn Spinning
Fabric Making
Coating and Laminating
Embroidering
CHARACTERIZATION METHODS OF FIBROUS MATERIALS
Structures
Mechanical Properties
Chemical Properties
Functional Testing
Biological Properties
Physical Properties
THEORETICAL STUDY OF FIBROUS MATERIALS
Analytical Modeling
Numerical Modeling
Basic Laws in Textiles
FIBROUS MATERIALS IN INDUSTRY
In Machines
In Processing
In Packaging
In Transportation

VOLUME TWO: FIBERS IN EMERGING MATERIALS
Introduction
FIBROUS MATERIALS IN BIOSCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Biomaterials
Tissue Engineering
Medical Devices
FIBERS AS PHOTONIC MATERIALS
Structural Colors
Illuminating Materials
Optical Devices
Communication
FIBROUS MATERIALS IN ENERGY
Batteries
Supercapacitors
Energy Harvesting
FIBERS WITH CONDUCTIVE PROPERTIES
Wearable Electronics
Industrial Materials
Flexible Devices
FIBERS FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPOSITE
Automotive Materials
Aerospace
Sports
Orthopedics
TEXTILES AS BUILDING MATERIALS
Fiber Reinforced Composites
Textile Structures for Building Materials
Fibers for Building Materials
FIBROUS STRUCTURES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Air Filtration
Biological Separation
Water Purification
Land Protection
FIBER MATERIALS FOR HEALTHCARE
Health Monitoring
Compression Therapy
Thermal Therapy
Protective Clothing