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December 28th, 2009

Applications Of Nanotechnology In Textiles And Other Fields

Abstract:
This article summarizes the recent development of nanotechnology in textile areas including textile formation and textile finishing. Details on two major technical aspects, using nanosize entities and employing specific techniques to create nanosize structure inside textile materials, have been elucidated. A number of nanosize fillers and their resultant performances have been reviewed. Particularly, nano-Iayer assembly, a new concept of textile surface coating, has been introduced. At the end, perspectives regarding future development of nanotechnology for smart and intelligent textiles have been addressed. This paper also highlightens nanotechnology revolutions, the applications of nanoscience and nanotechnology, commercially available products, and the innovations of nanotechnology in textiles.

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