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 1 (2023): Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research

Table of Contents


Moisture transport behaviour of Eli-Twist knitted fabric and its comparison with fabric made from yarns spun on different spinning systems


Regar, Madan Lal; Sinha, S K; Chattopadhyay, R 5-12

Effect of plasma treatment on polyester knitted fabrics: Part II — Moisture management properties



Vidya, T ; Prakash, C ; Rajwin, A Jebastin; Babu, V Ramesh; Shah, B Anas; Reetuparna, R 13-18

Effect of varying cycle time interval and aerosol pre-charge on filtration performance of polyester media


Dutta, Sudev ; Mukhopadhyay, Arunangshu ; Sharma, Akhil 19-26

Heat-setting parameters optimisation of cotton/elastane fabric using response surface methodology


Huzaisham, Nur Athirah ; Nasir, Siti Hana ; Mohd Idris, Muhammad Khalis ; Rodriguez, Carolina Quintero 27-34

Effect of ultrasonication and enzyme activity on dye uptake of cationised cotton fabric


Subathra, A ; Vinothini, R ; Sowmiya, S ; Hemamalini, T ; Giri Dev, V R 35-40

Biodegradable nonwoven bonded fabric from Tossa jute and polylactic acid fibre for carry bag


Sengupta, S ; Ghosh, Papai ; Mustafa, Izhar 41-51

Biodegradable curative film for medical application


Ganesan, P 52-60

Effects of carbon chain length of acrylate monomer on sizing properties of sesbania gum-g-polyacrylate

Anubrota, Roy ; Jin, Enqi ; Li, Manli ; Foysal, Kobir Md 61-72

Thermal comfort properties of knitted fabrics produced from bamboo/polyester core-spun yarns


Vidhya, M ; Parveen Banu, K ; Kumar D, Vasanth ; Prakash, C ; Subramaniam, V 73-79
Recycling of waste PET for functionalised textile finishing


Kumawat, Kanhaya Lal; Patil, Harshal ; Athalye, Ashok 80-84

Aloe vera gel finished 3D spacer knitted sports textiles


Janarthanan, M ; Gopalakrishnan, M ; Prakash, C ; Veronica, M ; Srimathi, V K 85-90

Moisture management properties and drying behaviour of knitted fabrics for inner layer applications


Kumar, Kamal ; Das, Apurba ; Vishnoi, Prashant ; Singh, Jitendra Pratap 91-98

Short Communication

Drape behaviour and shear properties of fabrics


Ukey, Pravin ; Kadole, P V 99-102

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