JEFF- The Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics
A Publication of Original Research & Advances in Fibers, Fibrous Materials and their Components & Applications
Volume 3, Issue 4 - 2008

Original Papers

Foreword
Bill Haile, Managing Editor

Ultrahydrophobic Textiles Using Nanoparticles: Lotus Approach
Karthik Ramaratnam, Ph.D.
Swaminatha K. Iyer
Ph.D., Mark K. Kinnan
George Chumanov, Ph.D.

Clemson University

Phillip J. Brown, Ph.D.
Igor Luminov, Ph.D.

Clemson University

Heat Aged Tensile Strength Retention of Poly(p-phenylene terephthalamide) Sewing Thread
Walter R. Hall, III
Warren F. Knoff, Ph.D.

DuPont Advanced Fiber Systems

Eco-friendly Flame Retardant (FR) Pet Fibers Through P – N Synergism
Hari T. Deo, Ph.D.
Polygel Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.
Nagesh K. Patel
Bharat K. Patel

University of Mumbai

Preparation and Characterization of Electrospun Fibers of Poly(methyl methacrylate) - Single walled carbon nano-tube Nanocomposites
Bibekananda Sundaray, Ph.D.
V. Jagadeesh Babu
V. Subramanian, Ph.D.
T.S. Natarajan, Ph.D.

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Determination of Radiative Thermal Conductivity in Needlepunched Nonwovens
Rahul Vallabh
Pamela Banks-Lee, Ph.D.
Massoud Mohammadi, Ph.D.

North Carolina State University

Neural Network for Predicting Thermal Conductivity of Knit Materials
Faten Fayala, Ph.D.
Hamza Alibi, Ph.D.
Sofien Benltoufa, Ph.D.
Abdelmajid Jemni

Monastir National School of Engineering

Yarn Strength Modelling Using Fuzzy Expert System
Abhijit Majumdar, Ph.D.
Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi
Anindya Ghosh, Ph.D.
Government College of Engineering & Textile Technology, Berhampore