Digital technology for yarn structure and appearance analysis

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Yarn structure and appearance are important characteristics in yarn quality assessment and assurance. This chapter presents the recent developments of digital technologies for yarn structure and appearance analysis. The chapter broadly reviews the latest advances that have been made in digital measurement and analysis of yarn evenness, yarn hairiness, yarn twist, yarn snarl, yarn blend and yarn surface appearance.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationComputer Technology for Textiles and Apparel
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9781845697297
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2011


  • Digital signal processing
  • Yarn appearance
  • Yarn assessment
  • Yarn image processing
  • Yarn structure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering


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