Fibers

Some articles on fiber, fibers:

Clothing Materials
... of those techniques were implemented), what fiber it was made from, and what weight the cloth is ... ramie, silk Denim Leather Down for down-filled parkas Fur Some clothing is made from synthetic fibers, which are man made and not biodegradable, made primarily from petrochemicals Nylon was ... Polyester fibers have high tenacity and E-modulus as well as low water absorption and minimal shrinkage in comparison with other industrial fibers ...
Sharkskin - Artificial Variations - Thread Count
... nylon, acetate, orlon, polyester (this latter fiber appearing in the 1980s variants), as has been long used in most lower cost "artificial sharkskin" fabrics of the 50s, 60s.. ... that dominated the market many, using small percentage ratios of such fibers, with the largest percentage of fibers used, these days, being conventional wool or the coveted Marino wool ...
Mamyshev 2R Regenerator - 2R Regenerator Design
... A High-Power Erbium doped fiber amplifier (HP-EDFA) boosts the incoming signal to the power (Pm) required for optimal peak power equalization of the ‘one’ symbols ... broadening is generated in a single-mode optical fiber with a length ... The chromatic dispersion of this fiber is normal and its value is D ...
Spinning (polymers) - Process - Gel Spinning
... spinning, is used to obtain high strength or other special properties in the fibers ... These bonds produce strong inter-chain forces in the fiber, which increase its tensile strength ... The polymer chains within the fibers also have a large degree of orientation, which increases strength ...
Shinya Inoué
... time that the mitotic spindle is composed of aligned protein fibers ... We now know these fibers are microtubules ... D2O), Inoue demonstrated that spindle fibers are in a state of rapid dynamic equilibrium with a pool of soluble subunits in the cytoplasm ...