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A new process to separate blends of cotton-polyester material provides a major breakthrough for recycling textile and other waste.
Deakin's jeans research strengthens safety below the belt.
Dr Rangam Rajkhowa's silky solution to hearing loss.
IFM researchers show that compounds in silk cocoons have UV-protecting properties.
Dr Jin Zhang wins Endeavour Fellowship.
Professor Xungai Wang
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The group is developing novel coating technology and formulae for producing durable, functional fibres and fabrics.
Properties of fabrics and fibres such as their conductivity, directional oil and water transport and thermal regulation may lead to applications for personal protection, energy harvesting, biomedical tissue scaffolding and desalination of water.
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