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Nonwoven textile

Teachers in charge

prof. dr. sc. Zenun Skenderi
izv. prof. dr. sc. Dragana Kopitar

Course code


Study, Module

Textile Technology and Engineering - graduate, Module Textile Design for Industry

Course summary

3 (2+1+0)



Knowledge verification

writing exam

Precondition for testing

Regular attendance of lectures and practice

Lecture type


Exercise type

audio practice, laboratory practice, workshops

Subject content

Fibres for nonwoven. Fibre preparation. Methods of web production: carding, air laying, spun laying and wet laying. Web bonding: mechanical, thermal and chemical. Application fields of nonwoven textile. Nonwoven textile reinforced composites. Quality parameters of nonwoven textile.

Aim of course

The objective of the course is to familiarize with fibres for nonwoven textile, main routes for their manufacturing, technologies and machinery, finishing treatments as well as quality parameters.

Literature necessary for course

Albrecht W.,H. Fuchs, W.Kittelmann:Nonwoven Fabrics,WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co.KGaA, Weinheim, 2003 Horrocks A R, S C Anand: Hadnbook of technical testile, Woodhead Publishing Limited, Cambridge England, 2000

Supplement literature

Papers from magazine Tekstil, HIST

Nonwoven textile

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