Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research (IJFTR)


ISSN:0971-0426                                                          CODEN: IJFRET


Started in 1976, this journal publishes papers on both fundamental and applied research in various branches of textile technology and allied areas such as Production and properties of natural and synthetic fibres (including industrial fibres), yarns and fabrics; Physics and chemistry of fibre forming polymers; Chemical and finishing processes; Fibre-reinforced composites; Garment technology; Analysis, testing and quality control; Application of microprocessors; Instrumentation; and Industrial engineering.



Contents & Abstracts

March June
September December


March June
September December

                           Instructions for Authors


Editorial Board


Dr A V Moharir
Division of Agricultural Physics
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
Pusa, New Delhi 110 012
Dr P K Banerjee
Indian Jute Industries’
Research Association
17, Taratola Road
Kolkata 700 088
Mr M K Bardhan
The Synthetic & Art Silk Mill’s
Research Association
Worli, Mumbai 400 025
Dr M M Gharia
Ahmedabad Textile Industry’s
 Research Association
Ahmedabad 380 015
Dr T H Somashekar
Central Silk Technological Research Institute
B T M Layout, Madivala
Bangalore 560 068
Prof. M L Gulrajani
Department of Textile Technology
Indian Institute of Technology
New Delhi 110 016
Dr S Sreenivasan
Central Institute for Research on Cotton Technology
Matunga, Mumbai 400 019
Dr A N Desai
The Bombay Textile Research Association
Ghatkopar (West)
Mumbai 400 086
Mr K P Chellamani
Deputy Director
The South India Textile Research Association
Coimbatore 641 014
Prof. V K Kothari
Department of Textile Technology
Indian Institute of Technology
New Delhi 110 016
Dr G A Carnaby
Wool Research Organisation of New Zealand (Inc.)
Private Bag, Christchurch
New Zealand
Dr A P S Sawhney
Cotton Textile Engineering Research Division
Southern Regional Research Centre
Agricultural Research Services, United State
 Department of  Agriculture
New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
Dr W Oxenham
Associate Dean, Academic Programs
College of Textiles
N C State University
Raleigh NC 27695-8301, USA
Dr T Kikutani
Department of Organic & Polymeric Materials
Tokyo Institute of Technology
O-Okayama, 2  Meguro-Ku
Tokyo 152, Japan 

Director: Mr V. K. Gupta (Ex-officio)

Coverage in abstracting/indexing services: World Text Abstr, Text Technol Digest, Chem Abstr, Art and Archaeol Tech Abstr, Refrativnyi Zhurnal, Materials Sci Citation Index, Paper CLIPP, TEXINCON.

Recent Special Issue: Environmental Issues: Technology Options for Textile Industry (March – June  2001)

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