Rong Yin

Rong Yin

Asst Professor

Textile Engineering
Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science
Textile Technology

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About Rong Yin

Dr. Rong Yin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science. He earned his doctorate in Textile Engineering at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2018. Prior to joining TESC, he worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Textiles & Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

His main research interests include advanced yarn and textile manufacturing, innovative and sustainable textile technology, performance modeling of textile products and systems, smart textiles and structures, soft actuators and robots.

Rong has published 30+ journal papers, conference proceedings, and patents. He served as a reviewer for several international journals including ‘Textile Research Journal’ and ‘Fibers and Polymers’. He is the recipient of Bronze Award in the 47th Geneva International Invention Exhibition, China Cooperative Innovation Award of Industrial, Research, and Development, Shanghai Outstanding Graduates, Zhou Hua-sheng Scholarship as well as a series of municipal and inter-university awards.

Research

  • Advanced yarn and textile manufacturing
  • Innovative and sustainable textile technology
  • Performance modeling of textile products and systems
  • Smart textiles and structures
  • Soft actuators and robots

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D Textile Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2018
  • M.S. Mechanical Design & Theory, Donghua University, 2011

Publications

Apparatus and method for imparting false twist to a yarn
Yin, R. (2019). , .
Extended Application of Modified Low Torque Cotton Spinning System
Yin, R. (2019), The Fiber Society’s Spring 2020 Conference.
Highly Sensitive and Durable Structured Fibre Sensors for Low-Pressure Measurement in Smart Skin
Yang, B., Liu, S., Wang, X., Yin, R., Xiong, Y., & Tao, X. (2019), Sensors, 19(8). https://doi.org/10.3390/s19081811
Novel Silk Single Yarns Spun on Cotton Spinning Frame
Yin, R. (2019), The 10th Cross-straits Conference on Textiles.
Systematic investigation of twist generation and propagation in a modified ring spinning system
Yin, R., Tao, X.-M., & Xu, B.-G. (2019), Textile Research Journal. https://doi.org/10.1177/0040517519866950
Yarn and fabric properties in a modified ring spinning system considering the effect of the friction surface of the false-twister
Yin, R. (2019), Textile Research Journal. https://doi.org/10.1177/0040517519873057
一种60-120Nm 100%全绢丝单纱的环保生产方法
Yin, R. (2019). , .
用于对纱线施以假捻的设备和方法及用于生产纱线的设备
Yin, R. (2019). , .
Spinning dynamics and performances of modified ring spun yarns
Yin, R. (2018),
Variation of false twist on spinning process stability and resultant yarn properties in a modified ring spinning frame
Yin, R., Tao, X. M., & XU, B. (2018), Textile Research Journal, 88(16), 1876–1892. https://doi.org/10.1177/0040517517712099

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Additional Information

Positions of full Ph.D scholarship are available. Preference will be given to those who have research experience in textile technology, textile chemistry, physics, electronics and material science or other related fields; and good publication record.