Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Making The Uniaxial Noobing Process Industrially Relevant
University of Borås, Swedish School of Textiles.
2013 (English)Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The potential of a non-woven 3D fabric-forming process, called uniaxial noobing, remains unexploited because it is mistaken for the 3D-weaving process as it imitates the weaving process in some ways. Its principle is technically different from that of weaving because the involved sets of yarns are not interlaced. The composite materials industry is beginning to be attracted to the 3D fabrics produced by the uniaxial noobing process because it fulfils three important conditions to advantageously enlarge the market. The foremost being it incorporates linear or crimp-less fibres/yarns oriented in the length, width and thickness directions of the 3D fabric to improve composite materials’ delamination resistance and mechanical performance. Next, it makes available individual 3D fabrics in required customised dimensions and object-like shapes for ease of handling and direct use, besides lowering production time and costs. Finally, such customised 3D fabrics are able to be developed quickly for prototyping and then manufactured in relatively very-small batch production cycles. This paper presents the necessary technical and practical aspects of this unique process to make it industrially relevant.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2013.
Keyword [en]
Composite Materials, Non-crimp 3D Fabrics, Pre-forms, Uniaxial Noobing Process, Textile Technology, Fabric-forming, Textiles for Composites
National Category
Materials Engineering
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:hb:diva-7168Local ID: 2320/13350OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hb-7168DiVA: diva2:887876
Conference
5th World Conference on 3D Fabrics and Their Applications, December 16, 2013
Available from: 2015-12-22 Created: 2015-12-22

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(5699 kB)227 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 5699 kBChecksum SHA-512
bd983b2991579eebffddeabdbcdc17349cfe220652449b43134f63b38ced2b3654ccdb845f1a1296579ade91ec13097c7fb666184cf48df24736007b0e9e19a3
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Khokar, Nandan
By organisation
Swedish School of Textiles
Materials Engineering

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 227 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 786 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf