159.068 Fiber Technology and Fiber Processing
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
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Course evaluation


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to describe spinning processes for synthetic and natural polymers. Students know about the economic importance of the fiber and the downstream industry.

Subject of course

Statistics, Fibers and Yarns, Fabrics, Spinning process of man-made-fibers, Requirements on fiber forming polymers, Spinnability of liquids, Fiber forming process, Spinning of solutions, Melt spinning, Stretching, Crimping, Thermofixation,Spinn-finish, Staple cutting, Properties of man-made-fibers, Processing of man-made-fibers, Fiber reinforced compounds, Fiber analysis.

Teaching methods

Discussion of manufacturing processes

Mode of examination


Additional information

Herstellung,Eigenschaften u. Verarbeitung v.Fasern



Course dates

Thu13:30 - 15:3005.03.2020Sitzungszimmer BI 03A03 Vorbesprechung - Grundlagen
Thu13:30 - 15:3012.03.2020Sitzungszimmer BI 03A03 Fasertechnologie und Faserverarbeitung

Examination modalities

Elaboration and holding of a presentation on a fiber-relevant topic; answering students' questions

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.04.2020 18:00 06.05.2020 16:00 06.05.2020 16:00



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