Innovative Jacquard Textile Design Using Digital Technologies (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles 145)

Innovative Jacquard Textile Design Using Digital Technologies (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles 145)

By: Frankie Ng (author), Jiu Zhou (author)Hardback

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Jacquard fabrics feature intricately woven designs. Through the use of digital technology, new design concepts, principles and methods for producing jacquard fabrics have been established, facilitating the creation of a range of novel effects. Innovative jacquard textile design using digital technologies is a unique guide to the fundamental design principles, techniques and applications resulting from this important development. Beginning with an introduction to jacquard textile design, the book goes on to give an overview of the development of jacquard fabrics and textile design methods. The principles and methods of digital jacquard textile design are considered, followed by a chapter on structural digital design. Subsequent chapters cover the digital design of colourless and colourful jacquard textiles, and the use of novel simulative effects, shot effects and double-face effects in jacquard textiles. A review of the applications of digitally designed jacquard textiles is then presented before the book concludes with a discussion of current issues and future trends in digital jacquard textile design. With its distinguished authors, Innovative jacquard textile design using digital technologies is an authoritative guide for all those looking to employ this exciting technology in their work, including designers and product developers in the textile, interior and apparel industries, and academics interested in this field. * Provides a unique guide to the fundamental design principles, techniques and applications of jacquard textile design* Covers structural digital design, digital design of colourless and colourful jacquard textiles, simulative effects, shot effects and double-face effects* Includes a comprehensive discussion of current issues and future trends in digital jacquard textile design

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About Author

Frankie Ng is Associate Professor at the Institute of Textiles and Clothing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China. A respected specialist in the field, Prof Ng has published widely in the area, holds design and technology patents, and has held multiple design exhibitions and shows. Professor Jiu Zhou is Professor of Textile Design at the Key Lab of Advanced Textile Materials and Manufacturing Technology of the Ministry of Education, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, China. He has more than 20 years of academic research experience in the field of textile design, has published about 30 papers related to textile design, and has been awarded a number of prizes.

Contents

Introduction to jacquard textile design; The development of jacquard fabrics and textile design methods; Principles and methods of digital jacquard textile design; Structural digital design of jacquard textiles; Colourless and colourful digital design of jacquard textiles; Digital design of novel simulative effects in jacquard textiles; Digital design of shot-effect and double-face effect jacquard textiles; Applications of digitally-designed jacquard textiles; Current issues and future trends in digital jacquard textile design.

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/02/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781845697112
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 246
  • ID: 9781845697112
  • weight: 522
  • ISBN10: 1845697111

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