JEFF- The Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics
A Publication of Original Research & Advances in Fibers, Fibrous Materials and their Components & Applications
Volume 13, Issue 3 - 2018
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Editor in Chief

Behnam Pourdeyhimi
Klopman Distinguished Professor
Associate Dean For Industry Research & Extension
Executive Director, The Nonwovens Institute

Physical Address:
College of Textiles
North Carolina State University
2401 Research Drive
Raleigh, NC 27695-8301

ISSN   1558-9250


SAGE PublishingINDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry is pleased to announce that the Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics (JEFF) has been acquired by SAGE Publishing.

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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

Silicone Softener for Stain Repellent Stain Release and Wrinkle Resistance Fabric Finishing
Li-hong Bao
Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology
Lan Yun-Jun
Wenzhou University

Preparation and Characterization of CarboxymethylCellulose Hydrogel Fibers
Jie Liu, Dagang Miao, Shuying Sui,
Chaohong Dong, Lin Zhang, Ping Zhu, PhD

Qingdao University
Chuanjie Zhang, Fenglin Deng
Wuhan Textile University

The Effect of Phosphoric Acid Functionalization of Para-aramid Fiber on the Mechanical Property of Para-aramid Sheet
Zhaoqing Lu, Yongsheng Zhao, Zhiping Su, Meiyun Zhang, Bin Yang
Shaanxi University of Science & Technology, South China University of Technology

A Study of the Mechanical Behavior and Crystal Structure of UHMWPE/HDPE Blend Fibers Prepared by Melt Spinning
Fei Wang, Lichao Liu, Ping Xue, Mingyin Jia, Hua Sun
Beijing University of Chemical Technology

Heat Transfer Characteristics of Aluminum Sputtered Fabrics
Hye Ree Han, Chung Hee Park
Seoul National University
Yaewon Park,
North Carolina State University
Changsang Yun,
Ewha Womans University

Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Grafting of a Vinyl-Quaternary Compound to Nonwoven Polypropylene and Cotton
Carrie Cornelius, Marian McCord, PhD, Mohamed Bourham, PhD, Peter Hauser, PhD
North Carolina State University

Multicomponent Composite Emulsion Treated Geotextile on Landfill with Improved Long-Term Stability and Security
Xiaoyun Long, Yan Zhang, Mingqiao Ge
Jiangnan University, Jiangsu Broad New Textile Unite Development Co., Ltd, Industrial Technology Research Institute of Jiangsu Province
Lifen He
Nanjing Jihua Environmental Protection Science and Technology Co., Ltd,

Investigation of Manufacturing and Processing Techniques on Shade Variation and Performance Characteristics of Woven Fabrics
Khurram Shehzad Akhtar, Ali Afzal, Kashif Iqbal, Zahid Sarwar, Sheraz Ahmad
National Textile University

The Inspection of Raw- Silk Defects Using Image Vision
Qingtian Pan, Baoqi Zuo
Soochow University
Miao Chen
Wuxi Entry-Exit Inspection Quarantine Bureau
Yucai Hu
Yancheng Industry Career Technical College

Predicting Fabric Drapability Property by Using an Artificial Neural Network
Amine Hadj Taieb, Slah Mshali, Faouzi Sakli
Laboratory of Genie Textile