lundi 6 avril 2020

Spring 2020 Conference

The abstract submission portal for the Spring 2020 Conference is now closed. Online registration will open after all submission reviews and notifications have been made, which we are in the process of completing. We will send a notice regarding registration when the website is ready.

 We are currently moving forward with plans for the Spring 2020 Conference. The Fiber Society and the Organizing Committee will make a final decision regarding possible cancellation or postponement of the conference by April 27, at the latest. In case of cancellation, registration fees will be reimbursed.

 If you have questions or concerns, contact Pam Gabriel at pam.fibersociety@gmail.com.

Spring 2020 Fiber Society Conference Call For Papers

Fall 2018 Award Winners

We are delighted to announce The Fiber Society’s 2018 Awards

presented at the

University of California Davis Conference, 29 to 31 October

Distinguished Service Award

*Subhash K. Batra, North Carolina State University

Founder’s Award

*Konstantin Kornev, Clemson University

Distinguished Achievement Award

*Dong Wang, Wuhan Textile University

Graduate Student Paper Competition Winners

First Place—Tie

·Xiangchen Liu, University of California-Davis:  Amphiphilic and Semi-crystalline Soy Protein Microfibrils from Aqueous Colloids


·Hongyan Wu, Donghua University:  Ultralight, Highly Resilient, and Flexible Electrospun Nanofibrous Aerogels for Effective Warmth Retention

Second Place

·Yusuke Mukai, North Carolina State University:  Effect of Fabric Construction, Thread Count, and Solid Volume Fraction on the Dielectric Properties of Cotton Fabrics.

Poster Competition Winners

First Place

·Peixin Tang, University of California, Davis:  Development of Highly Sensitive and Personal-used Colorimetric Sensors of Gaseous Pesticides on Fiber-based Materials

Second Place

·David Seveno, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven:  Wettability and Adhesion of Thermoplastics in Glass Fiber-reinforced Model Composites

Third Place

·Yuan Yu, Jiangnan University:  Highly Fluorescent Luminescent Carbonized Polymer Dots Prepared via a Stabilizer-free Dispersion Synthesis Method

Congratulations to All!


Member News


-NEW Fiber Society contact information

- Other Conferences of Interest

- Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics

- A reminder:  The Fiber Society is now included in ASTM Committee D 13 on Textiles “Related Links” list [https://www.astm.org/COMMIT/RELATED/D13.htm]  ASTM Committee D13 was formed in 1914 and currently comprises 561 members.  The group has jurisdiction over 364 standards, which are published in the “Annual Book of ASTM Standards,” Volumes 7.01 and 7.02.