Gift Guide

High-Tech Fibrous Materials: Composites, Biomedical Materials, Protective Clothing, and Geotextiles

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 95%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (3) from $1.99   
  • New (2) from $33.95   
  • Used (1) from $1.99   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any coupons and promotions
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.


Ships from: Fort Worth, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:


Condition: New

Ships from: Avenel, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


This 25 chapter volume includes the science and technology of high-tech textiles in the areas of composites, biomedical fibers, protective clothing, and geotextiles. A strong mix of industrial, academic, and government contributions surveys an array of textile products that have unique and high performance features and discusses evolving concepts that could lead to new uses of high-tech textiles. Includes an excellent overview of past, present, and future innovations in high-tech textile products.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780841219854
  • Publisher: American Chemical Society
  • Publication date: 5/5/1991
  • Series: ACS Symposium Series
  • Pages: 438
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Southern College of Technology

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

High-Tech Textiles: Evolution or Revolution Analysis and Modeling of 3-D Textile Structural Composites On the Mechanics of 3-D Braiding: Basic Requirements for the Process Automation Three-Dimensional Multilayer Woven Preforms for Composites Industrial Applications of Multiaxial Warp Knit Composites Design and Fabrication of a Braided Composite Monocoque Bicycle Frame Linear Low Density Polyethylene Filled with Silane Coated Wood Fibers Fibers in Medicine: From Antiquity to the Future Textiles as Bioimplants The Design and Analysis of Laminated Degradable Composite Bone Plates for Fracture Fixation Analysis of Textile Reinforced Flexible Composites Recent Advances in Suture Fibers for Wound Closure New Third Generation Protective Clothing From High Performance Polyethylene Fiber--From Knives to Bullets Polybenzimidazole Blends in Protective Apparel NeutraTherm: A New Concept in Temperature-Adaptable Fabrics Containing Polyethylene Glycols for Skiing and Skiing-like Activities Thermal Performances of Wool and Inherently FR Fiber Blend Fabrics Printing Technology for Aramid Fabrics Measuring the Effects of Intense Heat and Dynamic Mechanical Forces on Thermal Protective Fabrics Investigation of Melt Stick Characteristics of Flame Retardant Treated Polyester-Cotton Blend Fabrics Polyester Geotextiles: Durability of PET Fibers and Fabrics Stabilization of Polypropylene Fiber and Tape for Geotextiles Impregnated Fiber Glass Yarn for High Strength Geosynthetic Reinforcement The Use of Geotextiles in Waste Containment Facilities The Use of Geotextiles in Transportation Facilities Chemical Compatibility Testing of Geotextiles

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)