Works (158)

2018 | journal article

Analysis of air gap volume in structural firefighter turnout suit constructions in relation to heat loss

TEXTILE RESEARCH JOURNAL, 88(21), 2475–2484.

By: M. McQuerry, E. DenHartog & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: November 12, 2018

2018 | journal article

Functional design and evaluation of structural firefighter turnout suits for improved thermal comfort: Thermal manikin and physiological modeling

Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 36(3), 165–179.

By: M. McQuerry, R. Barker & E. DenHartog

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 | journal article

Impact of reinforcements on heat stress in structural firefighter turnout suits

JOURNAL OF THE TEXTILE INSTITUTE, 109(10), 1367–1373.

By: M. McQuerry, E. DenHartog & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 | journal article

Relationship between novel design modifications and heat stress relief in structural firefighters' protective clothing

Applied Ergonomics, 70, 260–268.

By: M. McQuerry, R. Barker & E. DenHartog

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 | journal article

The influence of designs of protective uniforms on firefighters' performance during moderate physical exercises

TEXTILE RESEARCH JOURNAL, 88(17), 1979–1991.

By: I. Ciesielska-Wrobel, E. DenHartog & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 19, 2018

2017 | journal article

Comparative studies on standard and new test methods for evaluating the effects of structural firefighting gloves on hand dexterity

Textile Research Journal, 87(3), 270–284.

By: R. Barker, K. Ross, J. Andrews & A. Deaton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 | journal article

Effect of self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) on heat loss in structural firefighter turnout suits

AATCC Journal of Research, 4(5), 1–5.

By: M. McQuerry, E. DenHartog & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 | journal article

Evaluating turnout composite layering strategies for reducing thermal burden in structural firefighter protective clothing systems

Textile Research Journal, 87(10), 1217–1225.

By: M. McQuerry, E. DenHartog & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 | journal article

Measuring the effects of structural turnout suits on firefighter range of motion and comfort

Ergonomics, 60(7), 997–1007.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | conference paper

Advanced layering system and design for the increased thermal protection of wildland fire shelters

In American society for testing and materials special technical (Vol. 1593, pp. 102–116).

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | conference paper

Alternative methodologies for determining the impact of clothing ventilation in structural firefighter turnout suits

In American society for testing and materials special technical (Vol. 1593, pp. 313–330).

By: M. McQuerry, E. DenHartog, R. Barker & A. Hummel

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | conference paper

Comparisons of two test methods for evaluating the radiant protective performance of wildland firefighter protective clothing materials

In American society for testing and materials special technical (Vol. 1593, pp. 178–194).

By: A. Hummel, K. Watson & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | journal article

Garment ventilation strategies for improving heat loss in structural firefighter clothing ensembles

AATCC Journal of Research, 3(3), 9–14.

By: M. McQuerry, E. DenHartog & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | journal article

Total heat loss as a predictor of physiological response in wildland firefighter gear

Textile Research Journal, 86(7), 710–726.

By: E. DenHartog, M. Walker & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | review

A review of garment ventilation strategies for structural firefighter protective clothing

Textile Research Journal.

By: M. McQuerry, E. Den Hartog, R. Barker & K. Ross

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 | journal article

Factors affecting human tactile response to wash-treated garments: Analysis of fabric and garment effects in dynamic wear

AATCC Journal of Research, 1(1), 13–23.

By: R. Barker, A. Bernard, D. Hinks, G. Liston, C. Jones & S. Singleton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 | journal article

Skin burn translation model for evaluating hand protection in flash fire exposures

Fire Technology, 50(5), 1285–1299.

By: A. Hummel, R. Barker & K. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 | journal article

A method for determining off-gassing of protective fabrics exposed to simulated flash fire conditions

AATCC Review, 13(6), 57–65.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 | conference paper

Factors influencing the uptake rate of passive adsorbent dosimeters used in the man-in-simulant-test

In American society for testing and materials special technical (Vol. 1544, pp. 247–265).

By: R. Ormond, R. Barker, K. Beck, D. Thompson & S. Deaton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 | journal article

Analytical techniques for measuring toxic industrial chemicals in CBRN boot materials

AATCC Review, 11(6), 67–72.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 | journal article

Application of electrostatic force microscopy on characterizing an electret fiber: Effect of tip to specimen distance on phase shift

Fibers and Polymers, 12(1), 89–94.

By: J. Kim, J. Hinestroza, W. Jasper & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 | journal article

Development of instrumented manikin hands for characterizing the thermal protective performance of gloves in flash fire exposures

Fire Technology, 47(3), 615–629.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 | journal article

Factors affecting the thermal insulation and abrasion resistance of heat resistant hydro-entangled nonwoven batting materials for use in firefighter turnout suit thermal liner systems

Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, 6(1), 1–10.

By: R. Barker & R. Heniford

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 | journal article

Heat transmission and thermal energy storage in firefighter turnout suit materials

Fire Technology, 47(3), 549–563.

By: R. Barker, A. Deaton & K. Ross

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 | journal article

Application of electrostatic force microscopy on characterizing an electrically charged fiber

Fibers and Polymers, 11(5), 775–781.

By: J. Kim, W. Jasper, R. Barker & J. Hinestroza

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 | conference paper

A CB protective firefighter turnout suit

In International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics (Vol. 16, pp. 135–152).

By: R. Barker, S. Deaton, G. Liston & D. Thompson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 | journal article

Effect of solvent exposure on the filtration performance of electrostatically charged polypropylene filter media

Textile Research Journal, 79(4), 343–350.

By: J. Kim, J. Hinestroza, W. Jasper & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 | journal article

Degradation processes in corona-charged electret filter-media with exposure to Ethyl Benzene

Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, 2(4), 19–24.

By: W. Jasper, A. Mohan, J. Hinestroza & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 | journal article

Evaluating the effects of material component and design feature on heat transfer in firefighter turnout clothing by a sweating manikin

Textile Research Journal, 77(2), 59–66.

By: J. Li, R. Barker & A. Deaton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 | journal article

Response of wool knit apparel fabrics to water vapor and water

Textile Research Journal, 77(3), 165–171.

By: R. Laing, B. Niven, R. Barker & J. Porter

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 | journal article

Effect of xylene exposure on the performance of electret filter media

Journal of Aerosol Science, 37(7), 903–911.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 | journal article

Effects of moisture on the thermal protective performance of firefighter protective clothing in low level radiant heat exposures

Textile Research Journal, 76(1), 27–31.

By: R. Barker, C. Guerth-Schacher, R. Grimes & H. Hamouda

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 | journal article

Investigation of feasibility of developing intelligent firefighter-protective garments based on the utilization of a water-injection system

Numerical Heat Transfer. Part A, Applications, 49(5), 427–450.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 | journal article

Cold sensitivity differences among body sections under clothing

Textile Research Journal, 75(3), 208–212.

By: J. Li, Y. Wang, W. Zay & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2019 | journal article

Comfort properties of heat resistant protective workwear in varying conditions of physical activity and environment. Part II: Perceived comfort response to garments and its relationship to fabric properties

Textile Research Journal, 75(7), 531–539.

By: S. Yoo & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2019 | journal article

Comfort properties of heat-resistant protective workwear in varying conditions of physical activity and environment. Part I: Thermophysical and sensorial properties of fabrics

Textile Research Journal, 75(7), 523–530.

By: S. Yoo & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 | journal article

Comparison of methods used to predict the burn injuries in tests of thermal protective fabrics

Journal of ASTM International, 2(2).

By: G. Song, R. Barker, D. Grimes & D. Thompson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 | journal article

Effect of phase of toluene on filtration performance of electret filter media against di-octyl-phthalate aerosols

Journal of the International Society for Respiratory Protection, 22, 97–105.

By: W. Jasper, J. Hinestroza, A. Mohan, D. Thompson & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2019 | journal article

Moisture vapor transport behavior of polyester knit fabrics

Textile Research Journal, 75(4), 346–351.

By: C. Prahsarn, R. Barker & B. Gupta

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | conference paper

Analyzing thermal stored energy and clothing thermal protective performance

In 4th International Conference on Safety & Protective Fabrics: solutions and opportunities for the safety and protective fabrics industry: conference proceedings. Roseville (MN) : Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: G. Song, R. Barker & R. Grimes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | conference paper

Comparison of methods used to predict burn injuries in various thermal hazards

In Performance of protective clothing: global needs and emerging markets: 8th symposium. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM International.

By: G. Song & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | conference paper

Effects of material combinations on heat loss of firefighter turnout clothing evaluated by an advanced sweating manikin

In "Quality textiles for quality life": proceedings of the Textile Institute 83rd World Conference (83rd TIWC): May 23-27, 2004, Shanghai, China. Manchester, UK: Textile Institute.

By: J. Li, R. Barker & A. Deaton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | journal article

Effects of simulated flash fire and variations in skin model on manikin fire test

Journal of ASTM International, 1(7).

By: G. Song, R. Barker, D. Thompson & R. Grimes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2019 | journal article

Effects of variations in skin model on evaluation of thermal protective clothing performance

AATCC Review, 4(11), 21–24.

By: G. Song & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | journal article

Modeling the thermal protective performance of heat resistant garments in flash fire exposure

Textile Research Journal, 74(12), 1033–1040.

By: G. Song, R. Barker, H. Hamouda, A. Kuznetsov, P. Chitrpheromsri & R. Grimes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2019 | journal article

Moisture management properties of heat-resistant workwear fabrics - Effects of hydrophilic finishes and hygroscopic fiber blends

Textile Research Journal, 74(11), 995–1000.

By: S. Yoo & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | conference paper

Numerical analysis of Kevlar/ PBI and Nomex IIIA thermal protective garments in simulated flash fire exposures

In "Quality textiles for quality life": proceedings of the Textile Institute 83rd World Conference (83rd TIWC): May 23-27, 2004, Shanghai, China. Manchester, UK: Textile Institute.

By: G. Song & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | conference paper

The effect of air layers on heat loss through protective clothing systems

In Performance of protective clothing: global needs and emerging markets: 8th symposium. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM International.

By: A. Deaton & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 | conference paper

A study of thermal characterization in simulated flash fire exposures

In Performance of protective clothing: global needs and emerging markets: 8th symposium. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM International.

By: G. Song & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 | journal article

From fabric hand to thermal comfort: The evolving role of objective measurement in explaining human comfort response to textiles

International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 4, 181–200.

By: R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 | conference paper

Moisture absorption in advanced heat resistant clothing systems

In 2nd AUTEX Conference: Textile engineering at the dawn of a new millenium: an exciting challenge, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Bruges, Belgium, 1-3 July 2002 (pp. 439–450).

By: R. Barker & C. Guerth-Schacher

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 | conference paper

Moisture effects on the thermal protective performance of firefighter turnout suits

In Textile Technology Forum: October 23, 2002, proceedings 2002, IFAI Expo 2002, October 24-26, 2002, Charlotte, N.C. USA. Roseville, MN: Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: R. Barker, C. Guerth-Schacher, H. Hamouda & R. Grimes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 | conference paper

An advanced sweating manikin for measuring the heat stress of protective clothing

In Textile Technology Forum: October 23, 2002, proceedings 2002, IFAI Expo 2002, October 24-26, 2002, Charlotte, N.C. USA. Roseville, MN: Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: A. Deaton, R. Barker & D. Thompson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 | conference paper

Comparison of heat sensors for use in evaluating the thermal protective performance of clothing

In 2001 advances in bioengineering: presented at the 2001 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition: November 11-16, 2001, New York, New York. New York, N.Y. : American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

By: R. Barker, H. Hamouda, J. Johnson, I. Shalev & I. Bender

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 | journal article

Thermal protective uniforms and hoods: impact of design modification and water content on burn prevention in new york city firefighters: Laboratory and field results

IP Online: Injury Prevention, 7, 43–49.

By: D. Prezant, K. Malley, R. Barker, C. Guerth-Schacher & K. Kelly

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 | journal article

The impact of protective hoods and their water content on the prevention of head burns in New York City firefighters: Laboratory tests and field results

Journal of Burn Care & Rehabilitation, 22(2), 165–178.

By: D. Prezant, R. Barker, J. Stull, S. King, R. Rotanz, K. Malley, M. Bender, C. Guerth, K. Kelly

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Comfort and barrier effectiveness of microporous films and laminates

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, M. McCord, J. Brown & A. Deaton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Effect of measured heat loss through turnout materials in firefighter comfort and heat stress part I: Performance in a mild environment

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, L. Myhre, B. Scruggs, I. Shalev, C. Prasharn & T. Miszko

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Effects of fabric compression on the results of liquid penetration testing

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume (Vol. 7). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: M. McCord, A. Deaton & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | journal article

Evaluating operating room gowns: Comparing comfort of nonwoven and woven materials

International Nonwovens Journal, 9(1), 23–29.

By: R. Barker, B. Scruggs & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Liquid penetration pressures for fabrics tested in compression

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, M. McCord & A. Deaton

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Measuring the thermal energy stored in firefighter protective clothing

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume (Vol. 7). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, C. Guerth, W. Behnke & M. Bender

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Predicting the impact of a design change from modern to modified modern firefighting uniforms on burn injuries using manikin fire tests

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, D. Prezant, M. Bender & K. Kelly

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Protective textile particle penetration

In Performance of protective clothing : issues and priorities for the 21st century (Vol. 7). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: I. Shalev, R. Barker, M. McCord, P. Tucker & B. Lisk

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Small and large scale assessment of thermal protective performance of protective clothing materials

In Second international conference on safety & protective fabrics: a technical focus on textile and material development for personal protection. Roseville (MN) : Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

Thermal measurements

In Conference information & proceedings : April 26-28, 2000 Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VA. Roseville, MN: Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 | conference paper

The relationship between porosity and barrier effectiveness of some shell fabrics used in protective apparel

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume (Vol. 7). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: M. McCord, K. Rajagopalan & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | conference paper

Comparison of heat sensors for use in evaluating the thermal protective performance of clothing materials

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, H. Hamouda, J. Johnson, I. Shalev & M. Bender

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | conference paper

Effects of measured heat loss through turnout material in firefighter comfort and heat stress part I: Performance in a mild environment

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume (Vol. 7). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, L. Myhre, B. Scruggs, I. Shalev, C. Prasharn & T. Miszko

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | conference paper

Effects of measured heat loss through turnout material in firefighter comfort and heat stress part II: Performance in a warm environment

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, L. Myhre, B. Scruggs, I. Shalev, C. Prasham & T. Miszko

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | conference paper

Prediction of barrier properties of microporous membranes used in protective clothing

In Performance of protective clothing: issues and priorities for the 21st century. Seventh volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, M. McCord & J. Zinglemann

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | chapter

Review and evaluation of thermal sensors for use in testing firefighter protective clothing: Final report

In Response of high performance concrete to fire conditions : review of thermal property data and measurement techniques. Gaithersburg, MD : National Institute of Standards and Technology, Building and Fire Research Laboratory.

By: R. Barker, H. Hamouda, I. Shalev & J. Johnson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | report

Review and evaluation of thermal sensors for use in testing firefighters protective clothing: Annual report

National Institute of Standards and Technology (BFRL), Gaithersburg, MD. Mar. 1999. 78 p. Report: NIST/GCR99/773.

By: R. Barker, H. Hamouda, I. Shalev & J. Johnson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | conference paper

Thermophysical and sensorial properties of heat resistant workwear materials. part I: Instrument analysis of fabric properties

In Textile Technology Forum: IFAI Expo 1999, October 28-30, 1999, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, Calif. USA. Roseville, MN: Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: R. Barker, C. Choi Yoo, I. Shalev & B. Scruggs

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 | conference paper

Thermophysical and sensorial properties of heat resistant workwear materials. part II: Perceived comfort response to garments

In Textile Technology Forum: IFAI Expo 1999, October 28-30, 1999, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, Calif. USA. Roseville, MN: Industrial Fabrics Association International.

By: R. Barker, C. Choi Yoo, I. Shalev & B. Scruggs

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 | patent

Apparatus for simulating the thermoregulatory responses of human skin and related method for predicting fabric comfort level

Hamouda, H., Barker, R. L., & Millsaps, D. S. (1998, May 12). Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

By: H. Hamouda, R. Barker & D. Millsaps

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 | conference paper

Comparison of the comfort properties of nonwoven and woven fabrics in operating room gowns

In Book of papers: INDA-TEC 98, largest International Nonwovens Conference: September 15-17, 1998, Trump Plaza Hotel, Atlantic City, NJ. Cary, NC : INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry.

By: R. Barker, B. Scruggs & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 | conference paper

Aerosol barrier efficiency test method for wide range of fabrics

In Performance of protective clothing. Sixth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: B. Lisk, R. Barker, M. McCord, I. Shalev & P. Tucker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 | conference paper

Blood borne hazards protective apparel with reasonable comfort

In Performance of protective clothing. West Conshohocken, PA : ASTM.

By: R. Barker, P. Tucker, M. McCord, I. Shalev & R. Wilderson-Barnes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 | conference paper

Bloodborne hazard protective apparel with reasonable comfort

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume (Vol. 6). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: M. McCord, C. Barnes, P. Tucker, R. Barker, I. Shalev & J. Zingelmann

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 | conference paper

Novel sweating hot plate for simulating the thermoregulatory behavior of human skin

In Performance of protective clothing. Sixth volume (Vol. 6). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: D. Millsaps, H. Hamouda & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 | conference paper

A novel apparatus for measuring the penetration of chemical vapors through air permeable materials

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, K. Rajakopalan & M. McCord

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | conference paper

Aerosol protective fabrics and their comfort

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, S. Hersh, S. Maini, B. Scruggs, V. Sood, P. Tucker, G. Wu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | conference paper

Evaluating the performance of fabrics used in nuclear protective apparel

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker & B. Scruggs

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | chapter

Heat and moisture transfer of multi-layer fabrics

In Environmental ergonomics: recent progress and new frontiers. London: Freund.

By: I. Shalev, R. Barker & P. Chen

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | conference paper

Heat and moisture transfer properties of multi-layer fabric assemblies

In Environmental ergonomics: recent progress and new frontiers: the 7th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, Jerusalem, 27 October-1 November, 1996. London ; Tel Aviv : Freund Pub. House.

By: R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | conference paper

The design of a surface heat flux transducer for use in fabrics thermal protection testing

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume (pp. 607–624). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Grimes, H. Hamouda, J. Mulligan, R. Barker, W. Behnke & T. Soroka

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | conference paper

A one-dimensional finite element model of heat transfer through human skin and burn damage assessment

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, J. Halin, J. Mulligan & H. Hamouda

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 | conference paper

A sensitivity study of variable-property skin burn model considering the variability of water contents

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume (pp. 592–606). West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: J. Halin, H. Hamouda, J. Mulligan, R. Barker, W. Behnke & T. Soroka

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 | conference paper

Applying instrumented manikin technology for testing the fire resistance of protective garments

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, H. Hamouda, W. Behnke & M. Pawar

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 | conference paper

Design of heat flux transducer for evaluation of fire resistant fabrics

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, R. Grimes, H. Hamouda & J. Mulligan

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 | conference paper

Development of a mechanical stylus based surface analysis system for soft paper products

In Proceedings: 1994 Nonwovens Conference: Grenelefe Conference Center, Orlando, Florida, February 14-16. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI.

By: R. Barker, D. Allen, J. Rust & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 | conference paper

Evaluation of surface softness of tissue paper products using mechanical stylus scanning, optical image analysis and fuzzy sets

In Proceedings: 1994 Nonwovens Conference: Grenelefe Conference Center, Orlando, Florida, February 14-16. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI.

By: R. Barker, J. Rust, T. Keadle & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 | journal article

Heat and moisture transfer through nonwoven fabrics. part I: A theoretical model describing thermal conductivity

Textile Research Journal, 64(3), 149–162.

By: R. Barker, S. Woo & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 | journal article

Heat and moisture transfer through nonwoven fabrics. part II: A theoretical model describing moisture diffusivity

Textile Research Journal, 64(4), 190–197.

By: R. Barker, S. Woo & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1994 | conference paper

Softness properties of fabric-like tissues

In Proceedings: 1994 Nonwovens Conference: Grenelefe Conference Center, Orlando, Florida, February 14-16. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI.

By: R. Barker, J. Kim & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1994 | journal article

Softness properties of paper towels

TAPPI Journal, 77(10), 83–89.

By: R. Barker, J. Kim & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1994 | journal article

Tissue softness evaluation by mechanical stylus scanning

Textile Research Journal, 64(3), 163–168.

By: J. Rust, K. Keadle, D. Allen, I. Shalev & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1994 | conference paper

The effect of Nomex?/Kevlar? fiber blend ratio and fabric weight on fabric performance in static and dynamic TPP tests

In Performance of protective clothing. Fifth volume. West Conshohocken, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, A. Geshury & W. Behnke

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1993 | journal article

Instrumented methods for measuring the surface frictional properties of softener treated fabric

Textile Chemist and Colorist, 25(8), 15–20.

By: R. Barker, H. Hamouda, I. Shalev & J. Kim

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1992 | conference paper

Comfort properties of single layer aramid workwear fabrics

In Proceedings. Soesterberg, the Netherlands : Organization for Applied Scientific Research.

By: R. Barker, I. Shalev, S. An & B. Scruggs

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1992 | conference paper

Development of the comfort and thermal protection laboratory facility at North Carolina State University

In Performance of protective clothing, fourth volume. Philadelphia, PA: ASTM.

By: W. Behnke, I. Shalev & B. Scruggs

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1992 | journal article

Directional variations in fabric properties and seam qualification

International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 4(2/3), 71–78.

By: R. Barker, B. Gupta, F. Leek, D. Buchanan & T. Little

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1992 | conference paper

Fabric hand of cotton interlock knits as affected by polyethylene glycol finish

In Book of papers: 1992 International Conference & Exhibition, October 4-7, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Atlanta, Ga. Research Triangle Park, N.C. : American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists.

By: R. Barker, K. Kim, Y. Wang & S. Cowan

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1992 | journal article

Hand properties of weft knit fabrics

Textile Research Journal, 62(4), 200–211.

By: R. Barker, P. Chen, . Smith G. W. & B. Scruggs

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1992 | conference paper

Thermo-Man and Thermo-Leg: Large scale test methods for evaluating thermal protective performance

In Performance of protective clothing, fourth volume (Vol. 4, pp. 266–280). Philadelphia, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, W. Behnke & A. Geshury

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1991 | conference paper

Measuring the effects of intense heat and dynamic mechanical forces on thermal protective fabrics

In High-tech fibrous materials: composites, biomedical materials, protective clothing, and geotextiles. Washington, DC : American Chemical Society.

By: R. Barker, . Geshury A. & W. Behnke

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1991 | conference paper

Predicting the comfort of nonwoven barrier fabrics in extreme environments

In International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics (4th) Held in Austin, Texas on 1-5 October 1990. Ft. Belvoir: Defense Technical Information Center.

By: R. Barker & S. Woo

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1991 | conference paper

Thermo-man: Full scale tests of the thermal protective performance of heat resistant fabrics

In International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics (4th) Held in Austin, Texas on 1-5 October 1990. Ft. Belvoir: Defense Technical Information Center.

By: R. Barker, W. Behnke & A. Geshury

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

In vivo cutaneous and perceived comfort response to fabric, parts I: Thermophysiological comfort determinations for three experimental knit fabrics

Textile Research Journal, 60(7).

By: R. Barker, K. Hatch, S. Woo, P. Radhakrishnaiah, N. Markee & H. Maibach

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

In vivo cutaneous and perceived comfort response to fabric, parts II: Mechanical and surface related comfort property determinations for three experimental knit fabrics

Textile Research Journal, 60(8), 490–494.

By: R. Barker, P. Radhakrishnaiah, S. Woo, K. Hatch, N. Markee & H. Maibach

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

In vivo cutaneous and perceived comfort response to fabric, parts III: Water content and blood flow in human skin under garments worn by exercising subjects in a hot, humid environment

Textile Research Journal, 60(9), 510–519.

By: R. Barker, K. Hatch, N. Markee, H. Maibach, S. Woo & P. Radhakrishnaiah

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

In vivo cutaneous and perceived comfort response to fabric, parts IV: Perceived sensations to three experimental garments worn by subjects exercising in a hot, humid environment

Textile Research Journal, 60(10), 561–568.

By: R. Barker, N. Markee, K. Hatch, H. Maibach, P. Radhakrishnaiah & S. Woo

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

On the bending behavior of plain woven fabrics part II: The case of linear yarn bending behavior

Journal of the Textile Institute, 81(3), 272–287.

By: T. Ghosh, S. Batra & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

On the bending behavior of plain woven fabrics, part II: Linear yarn bending behavior

Journal of the Textile Institute, 81(3), 255–271.

By: S. Batra, T. Ghosh & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1990 | journal article

The bending behavior of plain woven fabrics, part I: A critical review

Journal of the Textile Institute, 81(3), 245–254.

By: S. Batra, T. Ghosh & R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1989 | conference paper

Measurement of the flammability and thermal ageing of chemical protective suit materials

In Chemical protective clothing performance in chemical emergency response. Philadelphia, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, S. An & J. Stull

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1988 | conference paper

Comfort properties of nonwoven barrier fabrics

In 1988 Nonwovens Conference: Opryland, Nashville, TN, April 5-8. Atlanta, GA : TAPPI Press.

By: R. Barker & S. Woo

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1988 | conference paper

Testing the flammability of materials used in chemical protective suits

In Textile Flammability Conference : May 11-13, 1988, Jane S. McKimmon Center, Raleigh, North Carolina. Raleigh, N.C. : NCSU.

By: R. Barker & S. An

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1988 | conference paper

Thermal insulation properties of low density nonwoven battings

In INDA/TEC 88 : book of papers : the International Nonwoven Fabrics Conference, May 16-19, 1988, Marriott's Harbor Beach Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.A. New York, NY : INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry.

By: R. Barker & M. Anjaria

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1988 | conference paper

Thermal insulation properties of low density nonwovens

In Idea 88 : the International Nonwovens Conference & Exposition, October 24 to October 26, 1988, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. New York: INDA.

By: R. Barker & M. Anjaria

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1987 | journal article

Analyzing the transient thermophysical properties of heat resistant fabrics in TPP exposures

Textile Research Journal, 57(6), 331–338.

By: R. Barker & Y. Lee

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1987 | conference paper

Evaluating the thermal protective insulation properties of advanced heat- resistant fabrics

In Advanced materials technology '87 : 32nd International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition, Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California, April 6-9, 1987. Covina, Calif.: The Society.

By: R. Barker & Y. Lee

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1987 | journal article

Influence of filling yarn characteristics on the properties of corduroy fabrics woven on an air-jet loom

Textile Research Journal, 57(11), 661–670.

By: R. Barker, M. Mohamed & V. Barghash

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1987 | conference paper

Measuring protective insulation of fabrics in hot surface contact

In Performance of protective clothing : second symposium. Philadelphia, PA: ASTM.

By: R. Barker, S. Stamper & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1987 | journal article

Thermal protective performance of heat resistant fabrics in various high intensity heat exposures

Textile Research Journal, 57(3), 123–132.

By: R. Barker & Y. Lee

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Assessment of the handle of finished fabrics

In Annual international conference and exhibition of AATCC. RTP, N.C.: AATCC.

By: R. Barker & K. Vohs

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Effect of commercial dry cleaning on physical properties of wool fabrics

In Annual international conference and exhibition of AATCC. RTP, N.C.: AATCC.

By: R. Barker, M. Wiczinski & M. Wentz

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | journal article

Effect of moisture on the thermal protective performance of heat resistant fabrics

Journal of Fire Sciences, 4(5), 315–331.

By: R. Barker & Y. Lee

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Objective evaluation of fabrics woven with air jet yarns, part I: Mechanical and surface properties

In Objective measurement: applications to product design and process control. Osaka : Textile Machinery Society of Japan.

By: R. Barker, K. Vohs & M. Mohamed

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Objective evaluation of fabrics woven with air jet yarns, part II: Hand properties

In Objective measurement: applications to product design and process control. Osaka : Textile Machinery Society of Japan.

By: R. Barker, K. Vohs & M. Mohamed

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Predicting the tailorability of men's suiting from Kawabata measurements

In Wool in the eighties : technical seminar. Washington, D.C.: The Wool Bureau.

By: R. Barker, G. Luckey & K. Vohs

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Predicting the thermal protective performance of heat protective fabrics from basic properties

In Performance of protective clothing : a symposium sponsored by ASTM Committee F-23 on Protective Clothing, Raleigh, NC, 16-20 July 1984 (pp. 358–375). Philadelphia, PA : ASTM.

By: R. Barker & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | journal article

Thermal protective performance of PBI and aramid fabrics: Measuring the effect of mechanical stress

Journal of Industrial Fabrics, 4(4).

By: R. Barker & T. Ghosh

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1986 | conference paper

Using the KES system for objective measurement of fabric quality

In Wool in the eighties: technical seminar. Washington, D.C. : The Wool Bureau.

By: R. Barker, G. Luckey & K. Vohs

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1985 | conference paper

Analyzing the performance of fabrics in TPP exposures

In INTERFLAM: International Conference on Flammability ; 1985.

By: R. Barker & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1985 | journal article

Thermal insulation properties of fabrics in high intensity heat exposures

TAPPI Journal, 68(12).

By: R. Barker & Y. Lee

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1984 | journal article

Experimental detection of capillary adhesion forces between single fibers

Textile Research Journal, 54(9), 590–597.

By: R. Barker & D. Shin

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1984 | journal article

Protective fabrics: A comparison of laboratory methods for evaluating the thermal protective performance in convective/radiant exposures

Textile Research Journal, 54(10), 648–654.

By: R. Barker & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1983 | journal article

Analysis of the heat transfer characteristics of fabrics in an open flame exposure

Textile Research Journal, 53(8), 475–482.

By: R. Barker & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1983 | journal article

A computerized approach to evaluating the performance of heat resistant protective fabrics

Journal of Industrial Fabrics, 4.

By: R. Barker, M. Kazmierczak & I. Shalev

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1983 | journal article

A summary of research on heat resistant fabrics for protective clothing

American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal, 44(2), 123–180.

By: R. Barker & E. Brewster

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1982 | journal article

Bibliography of published information of heat resistant fabrics for protective clothing

Journal of Consumer Product Flammability, 9.

By: R. Barker & E. Brewster

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1982 | journal article

Evaluating the flammability and thermal shrinkage of some protective fabrics

Journal of Industrial Fabrics, 1.

By: R. Barker & E. Brewster

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1982 | conference paper

Evaluating the new heat resistant fabrics for protective clothing - a systematic approach

In Textile Technology Forum '82. [St. Paul, Minn.]: Industrial Fabrics Association International,

By: R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1982 | journal article

Predicting the hand of nonwoven fabrics from simple laboratory measurements

Textile Research Journal, 52(10), 615–620.

By: R. Barker & M. Scheininger

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1981 | conference paper

Analyzing the handle of some spunbonded and spunlaced nonwovens

In Ninth Technical Symposium, Nonwovens in the '80s, years of change : March 9-11, 1981, Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia. New York, NY: The Association.

By: R. Barker & M. Mallon

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1981 | journal article

Evaluating the resistance of some protective fabrics to molten iron

Textile Research Journal, 51(8), 533–541.

By: R. Barker & M. Yener

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1981 | conference paper

Protective clothing: Evaluating the performance of some asbestos substitutes against molten steel

In Proceedings of the International Conference on Fire Safety, volume six, 1981 : papers presented at the sixth International Conference on Fire Safety, SRI International, Menlo Park, California, January 12 to 16, 1981 (Vol. 6, p. 190). [U.S.]: Product Safety Corporation.

By: R. Barker

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1980 | journal article

Sampling for confidence interval estimation of the fiber shape factor

Journal of Applied Mechanics: Transactions of the ASME, 102(4), 366–368.

By: R. Barker, C. Russell & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1979 | journal article

Determination of fiber cross sectional circularity from measurements made in a longitudinal view

Journal of Applied Mechanics: Transactions of the ASME, 101(1), 59–64.

By: R. Barker & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1978 | journal article

Measurement of fiber diameter and diameter distribution by image analysis

Journal of Applied Mechanics: Transactions of the ASME, 101(1), 54–58.

By: R. Barker & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1978 | journal article

A hooked needle device for forming fiber beards

Journal of Applied Mechanics: Transactions of the ASME, 100(1), 5–7.

By: R. Barker, H. Poole & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1978 | journal article

An optical scanning technique for measuring fiber size

Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 100(1), 1–4.

By: R. Barker, M. Brown & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1977 | journal article

Comparative analysis of trash contamination in cotton by optical scanning

Journal of Applied Mechanics: Transactions of the ASME, 99(1), 46–50.

By: R. Barker & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1977 | journal article

Instrumental analysis of the influence of non-lint trash and lint color on the grading of cotton

Textile Research Journal, 47(4), 289–294.

By: R. Barker & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1976 | journal article

Instrumental procedures for analysis of non-lint particles in cotton

Journal of Applied Mechanics: Transactions of the ASME, 98(33), 845–848.

By: R. Barker & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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1976 | journal article

Optical measurement of non-lint particles in various grades of cotton

Textile Research Journal, 46(2), 135–139.

By: R. Barker & D. Lyons

Source: NC State University Libraries
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