Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / 53rd Joint Technological Conference at BTRA in Feb 2012

53rd Joint Technological Conference at BTRA in Feb 2012

30
Dec '11
The Bombay Textile Research Association is organizing the 53rd Joint Technological Conference of ATIRA, BTRA, SITRA and NITRA on 17th & 18th February 2012.

The scheduled conference is 53rd in the uninterrupted series held every year by rotation at each venue. The conference is hosted by BTRA once in four years and accordingly this time it will be held at BTRA in Mumbai.

The papers for presentation in this premier conference will be based on recent R & D trends and of immediate importance to the industries in all major textile areas from the four TRAs.

The conference provides threadbare discussions on R&D carried out by the four Textile Research Associations and possibility of adopting them in the industry. The following research papers from four TRAs are scheduled to be presented and discussed during two days of conference.

Ahmedabad Textile Industry's Research Association (ATIRA)
• Concept of 3 Dimensional Hollow Fabric for Utility in Automobiles
• Nano-Textiles
• Economical Fire Retardant Fabric for Industrial Work Wear
• Techno-Economic Viability of Enhanced Oil Recovery using PEF Technology

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA)

• Atmospheric pressure plasma technologies for modification of textile surface properties
• Development of test method for analyzing formaldehyde content in textile auxiliaries
• Chemical and electrochemical polymerization of polypyrrole on textile substrates for achieving electrical conductivity characteristics.
• Improved dyeing of polyester fabric through microwave treatment.
• “ECOFAST” – An eco-friendly alternative to salt in reactive dying

Northern India Textile Research Association (NITRA)
• Development of combat uniform cloth from various blends for the purpose of safety and comfort of soldiers
• How to reduce style changeover time in Garment Industry
• Fire Retardant Fabrics from Corn Fibres
• Development of Cut/Stab Resistant Fabrics using HMPE (Hi-Modulus Poly Ethylene) Fibres

South India Textile Research Association (SITRA)
• A study on fibre to yarn conversion cost
• Qualitative & quantitative requirements of cotton in the 12th five year plan
• Energy conservation measures in modern spinning mills : Case studies
• Development of spun silk garments made from hollow yarns

The conference will be of two days duration. The conference as a tradition has always attracted a large number of technical and business oriented audience from all over the country whereby the reported figures of the paid delegates during the last conference were 500 plus.

As we have fixed the target for enrolling delegates, we kindly request you to take your decision at the earliest, in order to avoid last minute disappointment.

The Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA)


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 27th Jul 2021

ACSA, Cotton Australia receive govt grant for market diversification

The Australian Cotton Shippers Association and Cotton Australia have...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 27th Jul 2021

US buyers to raise sourcing of RMG from Bangladesh: USFIA study

Nearly half of US fashion brands and buyers are eager to source more...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 27th Jul 2021

Prime Content| Malaysian cotton trade to pick up as world recovers from COVID-19

Malaysian cotton trade is on a rise due to recovery from the pandemic ...

Interviews View All

Florian Heubrandner, Lenzing AG

Florian Heubrandner
Lenzing AG

Sustainable and eco-friendly fibres remain in the minority

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Marry craft and utility

Water stewardship, Stakeholders

Water stewardship
Stakeholders

Water use efficiency remains relatively unexplored

Bharat Ahuja,

Bharat Ahuja

A mono store brand, <b>Bharat Ahuja's</b> Desire Design Studio has emerged ...

Meghavi Suthar,

Meghavi Suthar

Founded by NIFT graduate <b>Meghavi Suthar </b>in 2017, Kala is an...

Gus Bartholomew,

Gus Bartholomew

<b>Gus Bartholomew</b>, co-founder of SupplyCompass, explains to <b>Subir...

Sachin Pendharkar, Dieffenbacher India Pvt Ltd

Sachin Pendharkar
Dieffenbacher India Pvt Ltd

Germany-based Dieffenbacher Group is a producer of high-quality composites ...

Shujaul Rehman, Garware Technical Fibres

Shujaul Rehman
Garware Technical Fibres

Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (formerly Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd) is a...

Michaela Griggs & Peggy Schulz, Barco Uniforms

Michaela Griggs & Peggy Schulz
Barco Uniforms

Founded in 1929, Barco Uniforms started as an apparel company for beauty...

Seema Agrawal, Artisan Saga

Seema Agrawal
Artisan Saga

Artisan Saga, founded by Kaushik Rajani and Seema Agrawal, is an online...

Anjali Bhaskar, Samatvam

Anjali Bhaskar
Samatvam

Anjali Bhaskar has an experience of 12 years in the fashion industry. She...

Archana Jaju, Label Archana Jaju

Archana Jaju
Label Archana Jaju

<b>Archana Jaju</b>’s Hyderabad-based eponymous label works with artisans...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


July 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search