Journal Articles

Interdependence of moisture, mechanical properties and hydrophobic treatment of jute fibre reinforced composite materials

Muhammad Haris Ameer, Khubab Shaker, Yasir Nawab, Mehmet Karahan, Sheraz Ahmad, Munir Ashraf, Muhammad Ali Nasir

Journal of Textile Institute (2017)


Mechanical behaviour of hybrid composites developed from textile waste

Zaid Masood, Sheraz Ahmad, Muhammad Umair, Khubab Shaker, Yasir Nawab, Mehmet Karahan

Fibres and Textiles in Eastern Europe (2017)


Simulation of air bubble’s creation, compression, and transport phenomena in resin transfer moulding

Bouchra Abaoud, Saouab Abdelghani, Yasir Nawab

Journal of Composite Materials (2017)


Fabrication induced spring-back in thermosetting woven composite parts with variable thickness

Mumtaz Ali, Yasir Nawab, Abdelghani Saouab, Aima Sameen Anjum, Muhammad Zeeshan

Journal of Industrial Textiles (January 2017)


Investigation of Mechanical Behavior of Woven/Knitted Hybrid Composites

Waqas Ashraf, Yasir Nawab, Muhammad Umair, Khubab Shaker, Mehmet Karahan

The Journal of the Textile Institute (November 2016)


The development of novel auxetic woven structure for impact applications

Muhammad Liaqat, Hafiz Abdul Samad, Talha Hamdani, Yasir Nawab

Journal of Textile Institute (September 2016)


Static and dynamic mechanical properties of cotton/epoxy green composites

Koyuncu M, Karahan M, Karahan N, Shaker K, Nawab Y

Fibers & Textiles in Eastern Europe (2016)


Characterisation and modelling of thermal expansion coefficient of woven carbon/epoxy composite and its application to the determination of spring-in

Nawab Y, Sonnenfeld C, Saouab A, Agogué R, Beauchêne P

Journal of Composite Materials (2016), doi:0021998316661404.


Hydrophobic treatment of natural fibers and their composites – A review

Azam Ali, Khubab Shaker, Yasir Nawab, Madeha Jabbar, Tanveer Hussain, Jiri Militky, Vijay Baheti

Journal of Industrial Textiles (2016), doi:10.1177/1528083716654468


Investigating the mechanical behavior of composites made from textile industry waste

Muhammad Umar, Khubab Shaker, Sheraz Ahmad, Yasir Nawab, Muhammad Umair, Muhammad Maqsood

Journal of Textile Institute (2016),


Modeling and analysis of the creep behavior of jute/green epoxy composites incorporated with chemically treated pulverized nano/micro jute fibers

Jabbar, J. Militký, B. Madhukar Kale, S. Rwawiire, Y. Nawab, and V. Baheti

Industrial  Crops and Products (2016),


Study of dynamic compressive behaviour of aramid and ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene composites using Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar

Shaker K, Jabbar A, Karahan M, Karahan N, Nawab Y

Journal of Composite Materials (2016), doi: 10.1177/0021998316635241


Impact of hydrophobic treatment of jute on moisture regain and mechanical properties of composite material

Ali A, Shaker K, Nawab Y, Ashraf M, Basit A, Shahid S, Umair M

Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites (2015), doi: 10.1177/0731684415610007


Bioactive woven flax- based composites: Development and characterisation

Shaker K, Ashraf M, Jabbar M, Shahid S, Nawab Y, Zia J, Rehman A

Journal of Industrial Textiles (2015), doi: 10.1177/1528083715591579


Development and characterization of three-dimensional woven-shaped preforms and their associated composites

Umair M, Nawab Y, Malik MH, Shaker K

Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites (2015), doi: 10.1177/0731684415608958


Modeling the residual stress in woven thermoset composites parts for aerospace applications using finite element methods

Nawab Y, Park CH, Saouab A, Agogue R, Beauchene P

Advanced Material Research (2015), doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.1099.32


In situ characterisation of in-plane chemical shrinkage of thermoset laminated composite plates using a simple setup

Nawab Y, Casari P, Boyard N, Sobotka V, Jacquemin F

Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites (2015)


Shape Distortion of Carbon/Epoxy Composite Parts During Fabrication

Nawab Y, Park CH, Saouab A, Agogue R, Beauchene P, Desjoyaux B

Macromolecular Symposium (2014)


Study of variation of thermal expansion coefficients in carbon/epoxy laminated composite plates

Nawab Y, Jacquemin F, Casari P, Boyard N, Borjon-Piron Y,  Sobotka V

Composites Part B: Engineering (2013), doi: 10.1016/j.compositesb.2013.02.002


Characterization of the cure shrinkage, reaction kinetics, bulk modulus and thermal conductivity of thermoset resin from a single experiment

Nawab Y, Casari P, Boyard N, Jacquemin F

Journal of Material Science (2013), doi: 10.1007/s10853-012-7026-6


Chemical shrinkage characterization techniques for thermoset resins and associated composites

Nawab Y, Shahid S, Boyard N, Jacquemin F

Journal of Material Science (2013)


Effect of pressure and reinforcement type on the volume chemical shrinkage in thermoset resin and composite

Nawab Y, Boyard N, Jaquemin F

Journal of Composite Materials (2013), doi: 10.1177/0021998313502692


Evolution of chemical and thermal curvatures in thermoset-laminated composite plates during the fabrication process

Nawab Y, Jacquemin F, Casari P, Boyard N, Sobotka V

Journal of Composite Materials (2012)


Study of changes in 3D-woven multilayer interlock fabric preforms while forming

Nawab Y, Legrand X, Koncar V

Journal of The Textile Institute (2012), doi: 10.1080/00405000.2012.676267


Measurement and modelling of chemical shrinkage of thermoset composites

Nawab Y, Boyard N, Sobotka V, Casari P, Jacquemin F

Key Engineering Materials (2012), doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.504-506.1129


Shape evolution of carbon epoxy laminated composite during curing

Nawab Y, Jacquemin F, Casari P, Boyard N, Sobotka V

 Key Engineering Materials (2012), doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.504-506.1145


Determination and modelling of the cure shrinkage of epoxy vinylester resin and associated composites by considering thermal gradients

Nawab Y, Tardif X, Boyard N, Sobotka V, Casari P, Jacquemin F

Composites Science and Technology (2012)