Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Construction of textile fabrics

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Vesna Marija Potočić Matković, Assoc. Prof.
Ph. D. Željko Penava, Assoc. Prof.
Study, Module Textile Technology and Engineering - undergraduate, Module Textile and Clothing Design for Industry
Course summary 6 (3+3+0)
Knowledge verification preliminary exam
Precondition for testing All exams of the first year of study passeed and Textile-mechanical processes
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type audio practice, laboratory practice
Subject content Definition of woven and knitted fabrics. Division of woven and knitted fabrics. Weaving patterns. Basic weaves: plain weave, twill and saten weaves. Basic knit structures: plain jersey, 1/1 rib, purl, interlock, warp knitted fabrics. Weaving and knitting yarns. Yarns from natural and man-made fibres. Weft and warp yarns, yarns for the production of outerwear and underwear. Fundamental construction parametars of woven and knitted fabrics. Analysis of woven and knitted fabrics. Division of fabrics in relation to application. Commercial characteristics of woven and knitted fabrics. Properties of woven and knitted fabrics.
Aim of course The aim of the course is to familiarize the students with two mostly used textile fabrics, familiarization with woven and knitted fabrics. Recognition of diferent constructions of woven and knitted fabrics what is the basis of specific properties which determine the application of woven and knitted fabrics.
Literature necessary for course Orešković V. i J. Hađina: Vezovi i konstrukcije tkanina listovnog tkanja, Bihać
More autors: Bindungslehre der Kulierwirkerei und Strickerei, Leipzig
Lasić V.: Vezovi pletiva, Zageb 1997
Supplement literature Jakšić D.: Projektiranje i konstrukcija tekstilija, Ljubljana
Selected articles from the Journal ""Textil"", Zagreb, Croatia