ICNF 2021 - 5th International Conference on Natural Fibers

Scientific Program

The ICNF2021 Scientfic Program for oral and poster presentations is already available.

NOTE: Please take in consideration the Lisbon time zone (UTC+1).

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Special Session | DNFI - Discover Natural Fibers Initiative

Program Available Soon.

Special Session | SSUCHY

Marie Grégoire, Nathalie Revol, Emmanuel De Luycker, Mahadev Bar, Giorgio Rondi, Debora Botturi, Vincent Placet, Pierre Ouagne Can A Full Value Chain Be Established From The Field To The Fibres For The Production Of Fine Garment Textiles From Hemp Fibres
Mahadev Bar, Marie Gregoire, Giorgio Rondi, Debora Botturi, Pierre Ouagne Production Of Hemp Roving Using Classical Field Management Techniques And Carded Route. Another Path In Non Flax Territories
Manuela Ferreira, Chaimae Laqraa, Damien Soulat, Ahmad-Rashed Labanieh Natural Fibre Compostes Manufacture Using Wrapped Hemp Roving With Pa11
Carlos Fuentes, Dharmjeet Madhav, Aart van Vuure Physicochemical Surface Characterization Of Hemp Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites: Analysis Of The Effect Of Various Fibre Surface Treatments On The Interfacial Adhesion
Gilles Koolen, Laura Bruynseels, Thomas Cambré, Aart Willem van Vuure Incorporation Of A Thin Polyurethane Interlayer To Improve The Hygroscopic And Mechanical Durability Of Flax And Hemp Fibre Composites
Benjamin Sala, Xavier Gabrion, Frédérique Trivaudey, Violaine Guicheret-Retel, Vincent Placet. Tensile Creep/Recovery Behaviour Of Hemp And Flax Fibre Reinforced Greenpoxy Composites Under Severe Environmental Conditions
Thomas Jeannin, Xavier Gabrion, Benjamin Sala, Taiqu Liu, Vincent Placet Thermal Effects On The Static And Fatigue Behaviour Of Woven Hemp Fabric/Greenpoxy Composites
Taiqu Liu, Pauline Butaud, Yves Gaillard, Vincent Placet, Morvan Ouisse Damping Behaviour Of Hemp And Flax Fibre Reinforced Greenpoxy Composites
Maria Morissa Lu, Aart Van Vuure  Effect Of Different Ageing Tests On Flexural Properties Of Non-Dry Flax Fibre/Epoxy Composites

Special Session | Flower Session

Provisional Program

Emmanuelle Richely (INRAE, Nantes, France) In-depth analysis of the flax fibre intricate microstructure in relationship with its mechanical behavior
Floran Pierre (Ecotechnilin, Yvetot, France) and Laurent Mougnard (Howa-Tramico, Brionne, France) A New Light Flax Reinforcement For Automotive Parts
Hom Dhakal (University of Portsmouth, UK) Evaluating long-term durability of compression moulded flax/PLA POP biocomposite plates: moving towards circularity
Delphin Pantaloni (University of South Brittany, Lorient, France) Durability Of Biodegradable Non-Woven Composites Reinforced With Flax Fibres: A Study Of Mechanical Properties And Harsh Ageing
Erwan Grossman (Kaïros, Concarneau, France) Integration of multiaxial flax fibre reinforcement in boat design and manufacturing
Darshil U. Shah (University of Cambridge, UK) Imaging and modelling flow in porous natural materials: from sawn timber to flax textile preforms


Full scientific program available soon.





  • - Application form (doc, pdf)
  • - Cond. of entry (pdf)



Abstract submission

24th January 2021

Communication of acceptance

15th February 2021

Early Bird registration

19th March 2021

Award Application

9th May 2021