Committees

International Advisory Committee

  • Chair: Professor Francois Boussu, ENSAIT, Roubaix, France
  • Professor Thomas Gries, Institute for Textile Technology, RWTH, Aachen, Germany
  • Professor Philippe Boisse, INSA-Lyon, France
  • Professor Abdel-Fattah Seyam, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
  • Professor Bijoy Behera, IIT Delhi, India
  • Professor Shizhong Cui, Henan University of Science and Technology, China
  • Professor George Stylios, Heriot-Watt University, UK
  • Professor Geneviève Dion, Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA
  • Professor Xungai Wang, Deakin University, Australia
  • Professor Bohong Gu, Donghua University, Shanghai, China
  • Dr Amir Islam, Bally Ribbon Mills, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Dr Nandan Khokar, Biteam AB, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Professor Frank Ko, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Professor Rui Wang, Tianjin Polytechnic University, China
  • Professor Stepan Lomov, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
  • Mr Alan Prichard, Consultant, formerly Boeing Company, Seattle, USA
  • Professor Stephen Russell, University of Leeds, UK
  • Professor Masayuki Takater, Shinshu University, Japan
  • Professor Qingqing Ni, Shinshu University, Japan
  • Professor Weilin Xu, Wuhan Textile University, China
  • Professor Kadir Bilisic, Erciyes University, Turkey

Organising and Programme Committee

Chair: Dr Xiaogang Chen, TexEng Software Ltd and School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Mr Brian McCarthy, TexEng Software Ltd and School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Prof Henry Li, School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Dr Anura Fernando, School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Dr Hugh Gong, School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Prof Prasad Potluri, School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Mr Haoxian Zeng, School of Physics, Zhongyuan University of Technology, China
Ms Yajie Gao, School of Materials, University of Manchester, UK
Prof Hongying Yang, Head of School of Textile Engineering, Zhongyuan University of Technology, China, ex-officio
Co-chairs of conference, ex-officio