Volume 8, Issue 4 - 2013

The Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics (JEFF) is an international, peer-reviewed scientific e-Journal that publishes original R&D on all aspects of fabric technologies and their value chain from raw materials to end use products

Original Papers

JEFF publishes on a quarterly basis

Evaluation of Degradable Spun-Melt 100% Polylactic Acid Nonwoven Mulch Materials in a Greenhouse Environment

Larry C. Wadsworth, PhD, Douglas G. Hayes, PhD, Annette L.Wszelaki, PhD, Tommy L. Washington, Jeffrey Martin, Jaehoon Lee, PhD, Robert Raley, C. Tyler Pannell, Sathiskumar Dharmalingam, Arnold M. Saxton
University of Tennessee
Carol Miles, PhD, Debra Ann Inglis, PhD
Washington State University

A Study on the Entanglement and High-Strength Mechanism of Spunlaced Nonwoven Fabric of Hydrophilic PET Fibers
Hong Wang, Jingjing Zhu, Xiangyu Jin, Haibo Wu
Donghua University

Introducing Old-look, Soft Handle, Flame Retardant, and Anti-bacterial Properties to Denim Garments Using Nano Clay
Ali Sadeghian Maryan, Majid Montazer, Acoustic Rashidi
Amirkabir University of Technology

Moist Wound Dressing Fabrications: Carboxymethylation of Antibacterial Cotton Gauze
Elayarajah Balasubramanian, Venkatrajah Balasubramanian, Geethu Babu, S. Devika , R. Rajendran
CMS College of Science and Commerce

Preparation of Superhydrophobic Teflon® AF 1600 Sub-Micron Fibers and Yarns Using the Forcespinning™ Technique
Yatinkumar Rane, Aleksey Altecor, Karen Lozano, PhD
University of Texas Pan American
Nelson S. Bell
Sandia National Laboratory

Impact of Weft Laid-in Structural Knitting Design on Fabric Tension Behavior and Interfacial Pressure
Performance of Circular Knits

Rong Liu, PhD
Chemtax Industrial Company Ltd., Carpi Apparel Company Ltd.,
Terence T. Lao, MBBS, MD
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
S.X. Wang, PhD
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Preparation and Characterization of porous Carbon/Nickel Nanofibers for Supercapacitor
Dawei Gao, Lili Wang
Yangcheng Institute of Technology
Xin Xia, Hui Qiao, Yibing Cai,
Fenglin Huang, Qufu Wei

Jiangnan University
Kishor Gupta, Satish Kuma
Georgia Institute of Technology

Cellulase Pretreatment on Mercerized Cotton to Enhance X-Linking, Self-cleaning, and Antibacterial Properties
Using Nano TiO2/CA/BTCA: Statistical Approaches

Ali Nazari, PhD, Majid Montazer, PhD, Navid Nasirizadeh, PhD, Behnam Namiranian, PhD
Islamic Azad University

An Approach to the Design of a Fuzzy Logic Model for the Ease Allowance Calculation in Loose Fitting Knee Length Ladies Trousers
Abher Rasheed, Xiany Zeng, Sebastien Thomassey
ENSISA-Universite de Haute Alsace

A Novel Method for Measurement of Porosity in Nanofiber Mat using Pycnometer in Filtration
Sudhakara Sarma Sreedhara, Narasinga Rao Tata, PhD
Advance Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials