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Table 1.

Constitutive parameters for the shear viscosity of B. mori and N. clavipes spinning dope

η (Pa.s)λ (s)na
Bombyx mori 5200 0.57 0.17 0.80 
Nephila clavipes 3500 0.40 0.18 0.68 
η (Pa.s)λ (s)na
Bombyx mori 5200 0.57 0.17 0.80 
Nephila clavipes 3500 0.40 0.18 0.68 

η, zero shear viscosity; λ, relaxation time; n,power-law index; a, transition parameter of the Carreau-Yasuda equation (Eqn 2).

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