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  • Use a modified ring method to predict drape properties in drapery fabrics 

    Carrera Gallissà, Enric; Capdevila Juan, Francisco Javier; Valldeperas Morell, Josep (2018-07-01)
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    Seven drape indicators and four of the parameters assessed in the UPC ring test were determined by using canonical correlations in 15 commercial drapery fabrics of variable composition, aerial weight and weave type. A ...
  • Impact strength and water uptake behaviors of fully bio-based PA11-SGW composites 

    Oliver-Ortega, Helena; Mendez, Jose Alberto; Espinach, Francesc Xavier; Tarrés, Quim; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Mutjé Pujol, Pere (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-06-30)
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    Composite materials have attracted the attention of some industrial fields due to their lightness and relatively good mechanical properties. One of these properties is impact strength, essential to ensure the processability ...
  • Influence of tank bottom surface on growth and welfare of Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) 

    Almansa, C.; Oca Baradad, Joan; Claramunt Blanes, Josep; Reig Puig, Lourdes (Elsevier, 2017-08-01)
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    Tank bottom surface is an important question to take into account in flatfish aquaculture considering the intimate contact that the fish have with it. The most usual materials in aquaculture tank surfaces are inert materials ...
  • Embroidery manufacturing techniques for textile dipole antenna applied to wireless body area network 

    Gil Galí, Ignacio; Fernández García, Raúl; Tornero García, José Antonio (2018-04-17)
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    This paper addresses the design, simulation, manufacturing and experimental test of textile dipole antennas based on advanced embroidery techniques. The proposed dipoles are intended to operate at the 2.45 GHz industrial ...
  • Towards more sustainable material formulations: a comparative assessment of PA11-SGW flexural performance versus oil-based composites 

    Oliver-Ortega, Helena; Mendez, Jose Alberto; Reixach, Rafel; Espinach, Francesc Xavier; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Mutjé Pujol, Pere (2018-04-14)
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    The replacement of commodity polyolefin, reinforced with glass fiber (GF), by greener alternatives has been a topic of research in recent years. Cellulose fibers have shown, under certain conditions, enough tensile capacities ...
  • Behavior of the interphase of dyed cotton residue flocks reinforced polypropylene composites 

    Serra, Albert; Tarrés, Quim; Claramunt Blanes, Josep; Mutjé Pujol, Pere; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Espinach, Francesc Xavier (Elsevier, 2017-11-14)
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    Textile industry produces a high amount of residues that, nowadays, are poorly managed. The majority of such wastes are dumped and landfilled. Among all the textile value chain, cotton yarning factories produce wastes in ...
  • La fricción de los tejidos como estrategia para evaluar un proceso de acabado 

    Carrera Gallissà, Enric; Capdevila Juan, Francisco Javier (Asociación Española de Químicos y Coloristas Textiles, 2018-03-21)
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    En tecnología textil, el estudio de los fenómenos de fricción de fibras, hilos y tejidos tiene un gran interés puesto que permite conocer y predecir su comportamiento a lo largo del ciclo textil. El acabado silk-like es ...
  • Gas dissolution foaming as a novel approach for the production of lightweight biocomposites of PHB/natural fibre fabrics 

    Ventura Casellas, Heura; Sorrentino, Luigi; Laguna-Gutiérrez, Ester; Rodríguez Pérez, Miguel Ángel; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica (2018-02-28)
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    The aim of this study is to propose and explore a novel approach for the production of cellular lightweight natural ¿bre, nonwoven, fabric-reinforced biocomposites by means of gas dissolution foaming from composite precursors ...
  • Kinetics of low temperature polyester dyeing with high molecular weight disperse dyes by solvent microemulsion and agrosourced auxiliaries 

    Radei, Shahram; Carrión-Fité, Francisco Javier; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Canal Arias, José Ma (2018-02-16)
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    This work focused on the evaluation of the kinetics of dyeing polyester fabrics with high molecular weight disperse dyes, at low temperature by solvent microemulsion. This study also compared the effect of two non-toxic ...
  • Electrospun PLLA membranes for caffeine delivery: diffusional approach 

    Immich, Ana Paula; Tornero García, José Antonio; Cano Casas, Francesc; Lis Arias, Manuel José (Springer, 2017-12-29)
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    One of the great advantages of electrospun fibers is the large tridimensional area produced, capable of storing any type of material. The aim of our investigation is to study the electrospinning technique to produce polymer ...
  • Visto y no visto en Techtextil’17: novedades en tejidos, no tejidos y composites 

    Ardanuy Raso, Mònica (2017-11-01)
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    En la actualidad son muchas las posibilidades que ofrecen los textiles de uso técnico en diferentes aplicaciones como son construcciones arquitectónicas ligeras, refuerzo en materiales compuestos, deportes, transporte. ...
  • Assessing friction in silk-like finished polyester fabrics 

    Carrera Gallissà, Enric; Capdevila Juan, Francisco Javier; Escusa Julian, Mercedes (2017-11-01)
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    The influence of the silk-like finishing process on the frictional properties of polyester fabrics was examined by assessing fibre-to-metal friction through parameter R in a 100% polyester woven fabric processed under ...

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