Dr. N.N. Mahapatra, a leading textile technocrat and author has come out with a new book titled “Modern Textile Processing.” This book serves as a handy guide to research scientists and textile technologists working in R&D labs and textile industries. It introduces various practical and modern techniques in textile processing. A significant part of the book deals with sustainable innovations focussing on alternative eco-based processes used in textile processing.
The 226-page book in hardcover is published by Abhishek Publications (ISBN: 9789393198846). Priced at Rs. 995/-, the book is widely available on various on-line platforms including Amazon and Flipkart who offer their applicable discount.
This is what Dr. N.N. Mahapatra has to say about his journey so far as an author of so many books related with textile industry.
Dr Mahapatra is having 35 years of experience in textile industries in India and abroad. He has worked in all big textile houses like Birla, Reliance, Raymond (Kenya), etc. In the year 2007 he was awarded C Col FSDC (UK) and C Text F.T.I. (Manchester). In the year 2008 he was awarded the F.T.A. from the Textile Association of India and F.I.C. from the Institution of Chemists, Kolkata. In the year 2009 he was awarded the F.I.E. from the Institution of Engineers (India). He has implemented many new technologies that have given benefits to the textile industries. He is a senior member of American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, and The Fiber Society (USA). Presently he is working as Business Head (Dyes) at Shree Pushkar Chemicals & Fertilisers Ltd., Mumbai.