Hi-tech and High Performance Textiles and Applications

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
75
PERIOD
21/02/2022 to 03/06/2022

Course Description

Course Description: Description and classification of hi-tech and high performance textiles, their design and development process. The properties of high performance textiles, yarn and fabric constructions. Introduction to multifunctional multilayered textiles. Functional finishes and novel surface treatments for high-performance textiles. Hi-tech textiles used in active and sportswear and their manufacturing methods. Easy-care treatments for hi-tech fabrics and garments. Insect repellent textiles. Hi-tech textiles for protective clothing. Biomimetic textiles and their end uses. Conductive textiles, smart fabrics, wearable technology and their end-use. Textiles for industrial filtration and civil engineering applications. Textiles for geotechnical engineering applications. Fabrics for reinforcement of engineering composites. Fiber-reinforced composites for sustainable energy applications. Course Objectives: To teach fiber, yarn and fabric constructions used in hi-tech and high performance textiles. To teach design and development process and end uses of the products. To teach production technologies of the products with relevance to their end use. To teach rapidly emerging technologies and sustainability in hi-tech textiles.

Subject area

Chemistry Materials

Educational-info

Day of the weeks

42 h - 14 weeks

ECTS

75

Organizer

Partner

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

Faculty

Graduate School

Department

Innovative Technical Textiles

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