Soil Improvement TechniquesJan 4, 2017
Presented by Shri Ayanjyoti Pal, Project Staff, IJIRA on 4th Jan. 2017
The presentation was focused on different methods of soil improvement. Application and function of geo-synthetics for the improvement of soil characteristics also discussed briefly.
DESIGN OF FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTSDec 16, 2016
Presented by Mr. Supriya Pal, Research Assistant, IJIRA on 16th Dec. 2016
The presentation focused on design of Flexible Pavements (as per IRC 37) and Application scope of Geotextiles on it. Discussed about detailed design procedure of Flexible Pavements.
Application of Natural Fibre in AgrotextilesDec 2, 2016
Presented by Shri Partha Sanyal, Scientist, IJIRA on 2nd Dec. 2016
Different types of natural fibres used in agrotextiles, agrotextile products and their properties had been discussed elaborately. Global scenario of natural fibre based agrotextiles and potential of jute based agrotextiles have also been described briefly.
Application of Injection Moulding in Natural Fibre Plastic CompositeNov 23, 2016
Presented by Shri Damodar Panda, Project Staff, IJIRA on 23rd Nov. 2016
The presentation was delivered on science, operating technology and details of injection moulding technique to make jute thermoplastic composite. Process parameters for producing jute thermoplastic composite through injection moulding and respective properties have been described briefly.
Moisture in Jute and its QuantificationNov 18, 2016
Presented by Shri Utpal Kumar Bandyopadhyay, Technical Officer, IJIRA on 18th Nov. 2016
Working principle of IJIRA moisture meter & its probe for measuring moisture on jute and the behavioral relationship between jute & moisture had been discussed. Advantages of digital moisture meter over analog moisture meter had also been described briefly.