ICNF 2019 - 4th International Conference on Natural Fibres

Event Date: 
Monday, 1 July, 2019 to Wednesday, 3 July, 2019
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ICNF2019 will focus on “Smart Sustainable Solutions”, aiming to explore the potential of natural fibres as key materials to design smart and sustainable solutions for the future generations. To fulfil this important goal, along with the scientific sessions, the Natural Fibrenamics Award contest will be organised to promote and show new innovative natural fibre based products from all over the world.

The conference topics include: 

  • New processes for natural fibre agriculture extraction and processing;
  • Natural fibre reinforced biopolymers;
  • Innovative natural fibres & structures;
  • Functional natural fibres;
  • Natural fibre modification techniques;
  • Advanced fibrous structures based on natural fibres;
  • Nanodimensional natural fibres;
  • Natural fibre based polymeric composites;
  • Green composites;
  • Natural fibre based cementitious composites;
  • Applications of natural fibres in high end sectors;
  • Analytics, modeling and prediction of properties and behaviour;
  • Biomimetics;
  • Product development based on natural fibres;
  • Markets for natural fibres;
  • Sustainability of natural fibres: life cycle assessment studies;
  • Textile processing of natural fibres;
  • Properties & characterisation of natural fibres & structures;