Textile Technology 8th Semester Syllabus

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APPAREL TESTING AND QUALITY CONTROL
Subject Code : 10TX81
IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
COMFORT: Thermal properties, moisture-vapour transmission, liquid-moisture transmission, airpermeability, aesthetic comfort, static electricity. 6 Hours

UNIT – 2
DURABILITY: Abrasion resistance, tensile and tearing strength, launder ability, seam – slippage and strength. 6 Hours

UNIT – 3
HANDLE AND EASY CARE: Low – stress mechanical properties, formability, crease resistance, anti – shrink, pilling resistance behaviour – role of fibre properties and chemical treatments. 6 Hours

UNIT – 3
THE MAIN RAW MATERIAL – FABRIC: Fabric and garment dimensions – fabric stability and finished width, Fabric inspection – examination of fabric on receipt. 6 Hours

UNIT – 4
BASIC SEAMING TECHNOLOGY:Llaying-up and cutting, basic technology of seams, Stitch forming action, Quality checks on seams. 8 Hours

PART – B

UNIT – 5
Technology if Inspection: Garment examination, Seeing colour and the effect of type of illuminant on the apparent shade of a sample, Effects of intensity, angle of illumination and type on the apparent shade of a sample, Effects on shade of other colours in adjacent areas. 6 Hours

UNIT – 6
FINAL PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS:Quality control in the sampling/development department, From sample to full production, Example garment specification, Seam specification examples, Performance specification examples. 6 Hours

UNIT – 7
OVERALL FUNCTION OF QUALITY CONTROL:The cost of quality, Functions of Quality Assurance, Commercial advantages form effective control systems,Economic aspects of quality assurance, The role of quality control. 6 Hours

UNIT – 8
Dynamic Inspection – Inline, Production & Final Quality Inspection, Product Safety Evaluation, Sampling & Quality Control, Testing & Evaluation – Fast Durability Evaluation ,Production & Delivery Monitoring, Platform Quality Inspection Services. 8 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. “Principles of Textiles testing”, J.E. Booth.
2. “Hand book of textile testing and quality control”, B. Glover, D.S. Hambi-Pu Wiley Estern.Ltd., Bangalore.
3. “The measurement of Appearance”, Richard S. Hunter and Richard W. Harold, Wiley.Interscience.
4. “An introduction to quality control for the apparel industry”, Pradip. V. Mehta.

REFERENCE BOOKS:
5. “International Apparel Quality manuals”, KES- F and FAST manuals.
6. “Progress in Textile science and technology”, Vol-1, Ed. V.K. Kothari, IAFL, India 2000.

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

CAD AND CAM IN TEXTILES
Subject Code : 10TX843

IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
Introduction to computer – concepts of CAD / CAM. CAM in Garment Manufacturing. Complete pattern design system in preparation for grading, marker making and pattern manipulation. 6 Hours

UNIT – 2
Computerized production pattern making – Hardware, software and system programming to produce a sample production pattern. Computer aided manipulation of pattern pieces to create individual styles.
6 Hours

UNIT – 3
Operation of garment CAD software. Computer used for purchase, inventory control and sales, computerization in quality control and production control.. 6 Hours

UNIT – 4
Introduction to finite scheduling concept and fast react software. Creating product and order planning, updating. Eliminate late deliveries – General set up, allowances and matrices – Analyzing lian balancing in different departments – control mechanisms – critical path and time tables. 8 Hours

PART – B

UNIT – 5
Computer controlled machinery for garment manufacturing – automated layout planning by various techniques. 6 Hours

UNIT – 6
Algorithm for computer production garment parts – intelligent systems – 3D scanning technology. Use of microcomputers for production control in garment industry. Imaging techniques for various designs.
6 Hours

UNIT – 7
Development of robotics for CAM. 6 Hours

UNIT – 8
EDI in garment technology. Concept of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and computerization in exports /documentation. 8 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Stephen Gray ” CAD / CAM in clothing and Textiles “, Gower Publishing Limited, 1998,
2. Compilation of papers presented at the Annual world conference Sep 26 -29, 1984 Hongkong, ” Computers in the world of textiles “, The textile Institute
3. W.Aldrich, ” CAD in clothing and Textiles “, Blackwell Science 2nd edition, 1992,

REFERENCE BOOKS:
1. Jacob Solinger, ” Apparel Manufacturing Handbooks “, Van no strand and Reinhold Company, 1980,

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

ELECTIVE –IV (Group D)
HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Subject Code : 10TX831

IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
Human resource management, importance and impact on Textile Industry. 6 Hours

UNIT – 2
Understanding and Management of Human behavior at work, individual and group behavior, attitudes. motivation, communication and factors affecting behavioral changes to achieve higher production and profitability. 10 Hours

UNIT – 3
Importance of job analysis and job specifications. 4 Hours

UNIT – 4
Different types of evaluation, basis of promotion, demotion, transfers, methods of training personnel for higher performance and productivity. Advantages and disadvantages of line and group performance in garment Industries. 6 Hours

PART – B

UNIT – 5
Modern methods of recruitment, labour management relation, employ grievances and handling methods. 10 Hours

UNIT – 6
Welfare measures and implementation. 4 Hours

UNIT – 7
Latest amendments in Factories Act, wage and salary administration, incentive scheme. case studies on the above topic. 8 Hours

UNIT – 8
Analysis and suggestions. Problem solving and remedies. 4 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Personal Management- Edvin B. Flippe
2. Personal Management- Subratha Ghosh.
3. Personal Management- Duck Torington.

REFERENCE BOOK:
1. Management of personnel in India – N.N Chattargee.

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

INTELLIGENT AND FUNCTIONAL TEXTILES
Subject Code : 10TX832

IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
New generation fibers: Introduction, Background, Transition to new fibers. 4 Hours

UNIT – 2
The super-fiber with new performance: Introduction, basic classes of super-fiber, the need for a strong fiber, concept of “gel-spinning, The aramid fiber race , Polyacetal fiber, Strong Vinylon RM, New liquid crystalline polymers: engineering plastics, Vectran: a fully aromatic polyester fibre, Developing
polyallylate fiber, Final stage of pitch-based.Carbon fiber development, use of super fibres, The future of super-fibers. 8 Hours

UNIT – 3
High-tech fibers: A silk-like fiber that surpasses natural silk, ultra-fine fibers, skin-like fabrics, Chameleonic fabrics, Photochroism-controlled clothing material, Perfumed fibers, Power fibers that store solar energy, Iridescent textiles, Protein plastics with the feel of human skin.
8 Hours

UNIT – 4
Biomimetic chemistry and fibres: Application of Morphology / structure, Hybridisation technology.
6 Hours

PART – B

UNIT -5
Bio-polymer frontiers: Mimicking the functions of enzymes and co-enzymes, Polysaccharides in semiconductors and medicine, fibres from biomass of crab and shrimp shells, New applications of silk, Fibers produced by bacteria, New functions for cellulose. 6 Hours

UNIT -6
Progression of high-tech fibers: Introduction, Biotechnology and fibers ,Electronics and fibers , Cars and fibers, Fibers in space, Fibers and nuclear power, Fibers in sport, Fibers for geotextiles, Fibers in the ocean. 6 Hours

UNIT -7
New high-tech fibers: Various categories of high-tech fibers, Development of Shingosen, Design of specialist fibers, Fabrics for relaxation using 1/ f fluctuations, new arrivals. 6 Hours

UNIT -8
Fibers for the next generation: High-tenacity and high-modulus fibers, microdenier (ultra-fine) fibers and biomimetics, the next stage: technological improvements, new frontier fibers (super-function fiber materials, etc.), super-biomimetic fiber materials, super-natural materials, resources recycling, fibers for health. 6 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. New Fibres by Hongu and Phillips,
2 .Polymers for Engineering Applications by R. B.Seymour,
3. High technology Fibres: Handbook of Fibre Science and Technology, Vol.III, Ed. by Lewin and Preston.

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

GLOBAL TRADE PRACTICES
Subject Code : 10TX833

IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT I
INTRODUCTION: Definition – trade and investment flow – economic theories – forms of international business – Trade Policy – Export promotion – Export procedures and documents – FOREX management – exchange rate determination – Exchange risk – Managing exchange rate. 6 Hours

UNIT 2
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT: Globalization of business – economic, political and cultural environment of international business – WTO and trade liberalization – emerging issues – implications for India –regional trade blocks – inter – regional trade among regional groups. 6 Hours

UNIT 3
GLOBAL STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT : Structural design of MNEs – strategic planning – strategic considerations – national Vs global competitiveness. 6 Hours

UNIT 4
CONTROL AND EVALUATION OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS: Control of MNEs – approaches to control – the role of information systems – performance measurement – mechanics of measurement – various performance indicators – evaluation and evaluation systems. 8 Hours

PART – B

UNIT 5
CONFLICT IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS & NEGOTIATIONS: Factors causing conflict – conflict resolution actions – the role of negotiations in international business – the role of international agencies in conflict resolution. 8 Hours

UNIT 6
COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS: Systems approach, forms of business communication, management and communication, factors facilitating communication. 6 Hours

UNIT 7
COMMUNICATION PROCESS : Interpersonal perception, selective attention, feedback, variables, listening barriers to listening, persuasion, attending and conducting interviews, participating in discussions, debates and conferences, presentation skills, paralinguistic features, oral fluency development. 6 Hours

UNIT 8
BUSINESS CORRESPONDENCE: Business letter. Memos, minutes, agendas, enquiries, orders, sales letters, notice, tenders, letters of application, letter of complaints. 6 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. John. D.Daniels and Lee H.Radebaugh, ‘International Business’, Pearson Education Asia, New Delhi, 2000.
2. Richard M.Hodgetts and Fred Luthans, International Management’, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 2003.
3. Charles W.L.Hills, ‘International Business’, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 2005.
4. Francis Cherunilam, International business, wheeler publication.

REFERENCES:
1. Anand K.Sundaram and I. Stewart Black, ‘The International Business Environment’, Prentice Hall of India, New Delhi, 2001.
2. Michael R.Czinkota, IIkka A.Ronkainen and Michael M.Moffett, ‘International Business’, Thompson, Asia, Bangalore, 2003.
3. Don Ball and Wendell McCulloch, ‘International Business’, Irwin McGraw Hill, New York, 1999.
4. Roger Bennett, ‘International Business’, Pitman publishing, New Delhi, 2000.
5. Vyuptakeshgaram, ‘International business’ , pearson Education, New Delhi, 2006.

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

ELECTIVE –V (Group E)
ELEMENTARY MECHANICS OF TEXTILE STRUCTURE

Subject Code : 10TX841
IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
Elements of yarn geometry – and their application. Geometry of folded yarns. 7 Hours

UNIT – 2
Yarn diameter and density. Theories of yarn strength. 6 Hours

UNIT – 3
Characteristics of spun and continuous filament yarn. 7 Hours

UNIT – 4
Concept of blend irregularity, and elongation balance. 6 Hours

PART – B

UNIT – 5
Determination of cover factor and its application. Geometry of plain weave fabrics and their applications. Crimp interchange in woven fabrics. 7 Hours

UNIT – 6
Introduction to fabric deformation in tension, bending and shear. 6 Hours

UNIT – 7
Simple geometry of knit structures. 7 Hours

UNIT – 8
Simple mechanics of non woven structures. 6 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Textile Yarns- B. C. Goswami, J. G. Martindale, Pub: Wiley Inter Science
2. Structural Mechanics of Fibres- Yarns, Fabrics, Vol-1, J. N. S. Hearle, P Grobey, S. Becker, Pub Wiley InterScience
3. Textile Mathematics-Vol I, II & III, J E. Booth, Pub: Textile Institute

REFERENCE BOOKS:
1. Spun Yarn Technology,-Oxtoby, Pub: Butterworth
2. Fibres, yarns, Fabrics- Kaswell Pub: Textile Institute

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

CLOTHING CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION
Subject Code : 10TX842

IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
Introduction to Fashion and Culture, Fashion, Communication, and Culture. 6 Hours

UNIT – 2
Fashion, Language, and Culture, Fashion and Image. 6 Hours

UNIT – 3
Fashion and Society: Tensions and Revolutions. 6 Hours

UNIT – 4
History of costume, collection of costume. 8 Hours

PART – B

UNIT – 5
Fashion and clothing systems, Fashion and principle of reading the world. 6 Hours

UNIT – 6
Indian culture and costume. 6 Hours

UNIT – 7
What is Communication Theory, What is Culture? Psychological Model, Social Constructionist Model, Pragmatic Model, Cultural Studies, and Ethnography 6 Hours

UNIT – 8
Non-Verbal Communication, Proxemics—Space as Communication, Chronemics– Time as Communication, Interpersonal Communication and Self Presentation. 8 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1 .Arnold, Rebecca. Fashion, Desire and Anxiety: Image and Morality in the 20th Century.
2. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press 2001.
3. Barnard, Malcom. Fashion as Communication. London: Routledge Press 2004
4. A Cultural Approach to Communication, Carey

REFERENCE BOOKS:
1. Barthes, Roland. The Language of Fashion. New York: Berg Publihers 2006.
2. Weisberger, Lauren. The Devil Wears Prada. New York: Anchor Books 2006.

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

TECHNICAL TEXTILES
Subject Code : 10TX82

IA Marks : 25
Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT – 1
INTRODUCTION TO TECHNICAL TEXTILES. Requirements of fibres, yarns and fabrics for technical textiles. Classification of technical textiles. Study of properties of various fibres used for technical textiles. Agrotech: Textiles used for agriculture, Horticulture and animal husbandry. 6 Hours

UNIT – 2
MOBIL TECH – AUTOMOTIVE TEXTILES – Use of textiles in tires, top covers, upholstery, safety devices of automobiles. Requirements of fibres used for tires, various fibres used for tire cords, tire building, different types of tires, textiles used in Aerospace industry. 6 Hours

UNIT – 3
MEDICAL TEXTILES: Medical application of Textiles, requirements, classification, detailed study of application of textiles in implantable, non-implantable, extra corporal devices and health care hygienic products. 7 Hours

UNIT – 4
GEO TEXTILES: Textiles for civil engineering – Road Railway, bridge, dam construction, functions of geo textiles. Fibre reinforced composites : Introduction, classification of composites, types of fibres, matrix used, applications of composites. 7 Hours

PART – B

UNIT – 5
FILTER FIBRES: Introduction, types of filtration requirements, filtration mechanism, cleaning mechanism, Effect of yarns and fabric construction on filtration. Coated fabrics: Introduction, chemistry of coated textiles, coating techniques, fusible interlining. 6 Hours

UNIT – 6
HEAT AND FLAME AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES: Introduction to flammability, thermal behavior of fibres, fire retardant finishes, thermal resistant fibres. Chemical resistant fibres. 7 Hours

UNIT – 7
TEXTILES IN DEFENSE: Introduction, historical back ground, criteria for modern military textiles, textiles for environmental protection, Ballistic protective materials, water proof materials, application of textiles in camouflage. Application of Textiles in Packing, Power transmission, fish nets, sports, electrical industry. 7 Hours

UNIT – 8
SMART TEXTILES: Introduction, concept of smart textiles, various application of smart textiles. Introduction to nanotechnology in textiles. Application of nanotextiles in various field. Production and properties of nanofibres. Prospects of technical textiles in India. 6 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Hand book of Technical Textiles- Ed. A.R.Horrocks, S.C, Anand. Wood Head Pub., England, 2000.
2. Hand book of Industrial Textiles- Ed S.Adanur, Technomic Pub., Lancaster-Basel, 1995.
3. Smart Fibres- Fabris, & Clothig-Ed. Xiaoming Toa, Wood Head, England, 2001.
4. Design of Textiles For Industrial- Applications, ED P.W. Harrison, Pub Textile Institute 1977 Manchester

REFERENCE BOOKS:
1. Handbook of Industrial Textiles-e. R. Kaswell, Pub Willington, New York 1963
2. Industrial Textiles- P.K.Badami.
3. International Seminar on Technical Textiles -by SASMIRA, 2000.

Question Paper Pattern:
Answer any five full questions selecting at least two questions from Part-A and Part-B.

PROJECT WORK
Subject Code : 10TX85

IA Marks : 100
Project Hrs/ Week : 6 Exam Hrs : 03
Exam Marks : 100

The Project has to be assigned at the beginning of the Seventh semester. The Project Group should complete preliminary literature survey and plan of project at the end of Seventh Semester. The Project work should be carried out and completed in Eighth Semester.

SEMINAR
Subject Code : 10TX86

IA Marks : 50
Seminar Hrs/ Week : 03

The Students are required to give the comprehensive presentation in the forms of seminar carried out in the VIII Semester. The Seminar should be evaluated as Internal Assessment

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