Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research (IJFTR)

Started in 1976, this journal publishes papers on both fundamental and applied research in various branches of textile technology and allied areas such as Production and properties of natural and synthetic fibres (including industrial fibres), yarns and fabrics; Physics and chemistry of fibre forming polymers; Chemical and finishing processes; Fibre-reinforced composites; Garment technology; Analysis, testing and quality control; Application of microprocessors; Instrumentation; application of nanotechnology in textiles; and Industrial engineering. Impact Factor of IJFTR is 0.825 (JCR 2021).

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Vol 48, No 2 (2023): Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research

Table of Contents


A facile approach for isolation of cellulose nanocrystals from banana fibres


Gupta, Manoj Kumar; Singh, Umarav ; Singh, Harinder 109-116

Polyacrylonitrile and polylactic acid blend nanofibre spinning using needleless electrospinning technique


Dash, Bibhu Prasad; Sahoo, Rudrapratap ; Panda, Prasanta Kumar 117-123

Development of two novel methods using sensors to operate the industrial over-lock machine for loco-motor disabled person

Suresh, S S; Raja, D 124-131

Computer geometric modeling approach with filament assembly model for 2×2 twill woven fabrics structures

Patumchat, Puttipong ; Sriprateep, Keartisak 132-140

Extraction and characterization of various unconventional natural fibres


Yamuna Devi, S ; Annapoorani, S Grace; Yuvaraj, H ; Prakash, C 141-149

Impact of progressive pulse cleaning pressure on polyester filter media performance using pulse jet filtration test rig


Dutta, Sudev ; Mukhopadhyay, Arunangshu ; Narain, Jai 150-156

Mechanical, sound absorption and thermal properties of cork fabric


Uzun, Muhammet 157-166

Effect of alkaline hydrolysis on low-stress mechanical properties of polyester/cotton blended weft knitted fabrics


Saravanan, M ; Dhinakaran, M 167-173

Thermal comfort properties of weft knitted interlock layered fabrics


Soundri, S Geetha Margret; Kavitha, S ; Priyalatha, S ; Kalaiselvi, E ; Pachiayappan, K M; Prakash, C 174-180

Preparation of nanofibrous mat using eco-friendly, biocompatible and biodegradable material

Razaghpour, Mojgan ; Moazzenchi, Bahareh ; Pourhosseini, Farhad ; Mongkholrattanasit, Rattanaphol 181-189

Preparation of multifunctional polyester fabrics using zinc stannate nanoparticles

Valipour, Peiman 190-197

Low-stress mechanical properties of sericin-coated polyester fabric for sportswear application


Kamalraj, D ; Subramaniam, V ; Senthil Kumar, B 198-203

Quantification of binder fibres in needle-punched nonwoven and its influence on physical-mechanical-functional properties of an air filter media


Roy, Rupayan ; Ishtiaque, S M ; Laha, Animesh ; Sony, Shashi ; Sood, Puneet 204-217

Application of ecofriendly antimicrobial finish on cotton and khadi fabrics using periwinkle leaves


Dwivedi, Komal ; Sharma, Ekta ; Fatima, Nargis 218-225

Development of dissolvable dye transfer inhibitor for household laundry

Rathinamoorthy, R 226-233

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