Testing and Modeling Barrier Materials
This project involves the development of test methods to
determine the barrier efficiency of microporous fabrics to blood
and blood-borne pathogens.
For more information contact Professor
- Unsal, E., Schwartz, P., and Dane, J., Role of capillarity in penetration
into and flow through fibrous barrier materials. Journal of Applied Polymer
Science (accepted 14 July 2004).
- Miller, A. and Schwartz, P., Forced flow percolation modelling of liquid penetration of barrier materials. Journal of the Textile Institute,
Part I, 92, 53-62 (2002).
- Miller, A. and Schwartz, P., A test methodology for the study of liquid penetration of barrier materials. Textile Research Journal, 70, 77-83 (2000).
Created 06 AUG 1996; Modified 21 SEP 2004