ISBN 9789380308555,Plasma Technologies for Textile and Apparel

Plasma Technologies for Textile and Apparel




Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9789380308555

ISBN-10 9380308558

Hard Back

Number of Pages 380 Pages
Language (English)

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Plasma Technologies for Textile and Apparel's main objective is to popularize plasma based technologies in textile industries and dissemination of knowledge gained over the years by Indian Institutes and organizations in the arena of plasma based applications for textiles. The book describes basics of low temperature plasma production in vacuum as well as at atmospheric pressure and various applications of plasma in textile particularly in Indian context. About the authors Dr. S.K. Nema obtained his doctorate in Polymers and Allied Field and is presently working as Scientist-SG at Facilitation Centre for Industrial Plasma Technologies (FCIPT), Institute for Plasma Research, an autonomous institute under department of atomic energy, Govt. of India. He has been conferred on National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI)-Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Award in 2010 for application oriented innovations in Physical Sciences, and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai Award for 2002?2003 for the R & D work entitled ?Safe disposal of hospital waste by plasma pyrolysis?. Prof. P. B. Jhala is a Mechanical Engineer and at present he is Research Advisor, Innovation Centre for Natural Fiber at NID PG Campus, Gandhinagar. He was formerly Senior Deputy Director at Ahmedabad Textile Industry's Research Association, Ahmedabad, John Bissell Research Chair sponsored by Ford Foundation at National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad and Advisor, Plasma Textile Applications, FCIPT at Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar.