TE Faculty

rbarker

Roger Barker
Burlington Chair in Textile Technology
919-515-6577
roger_barker@ncsu.edu
Room: 3335
Physical properties of fabrics and clothing systems. (Heat resistant fabrics, fabric comfort and hand, moisture transport mechanisms; protective clothing).

pdbradfoPhilip Bradford
Professor
919-515-1866
philip_bradford@ncsu.edu
Room: 3315

regorgaRussell Gorga
Professor and Associate Head
Director of Undergraduate Programs
919-515-6553
regorga@ncsu.edu
Room: 3267

Mechanical and electrical properties of nanocomposite fibers and films. Structure-property relationships of polymer systems. Surface and interfacial properties of polymers with an emphasis on biomedical applications.

hhamoudaHechmi Hamouda
Teaching Professor
919-515-6567
hechmi_hamouda@ncsu.edu
Room: 3310

Application of thermal and fluid sciences to textiles. Mechanics and formation of fibrous structures. Instrumentation and control systems. (Fire protective fabric evaluation); Textile waste-treatment and Processing.

wjasperWarren Jasper
Professor and TE Program Director
919-515-6565
wjasper@ncsu.edu
Room: 3308

Use of computers to monitor, model and control textile processes. (Modeling and controlling batch dyeing, neural-networks, fuzzy logic control, image processing techniques to control/detect fabric defects)

jjoineJeff Joines
Professor
Department Head
919-513-4188
JeffJoines@ncsu.edu
Room: 3271

Issues related to the optimization of complex systems, including: developing efficient stochastic search algorithms; utilizing traditional search methods; using and developing object-oriented simulation languages; and applying all these techniques to the design, control, and analysis of supply chain and production systems. Supply chain optimization, shop floor scheduling, inventory control policies, computer simulation modeling, genetic algorithms.

jsjurJesse Jur
Associate Professor
919-515-1676
jsjur@ncsu.edu
Room: 3147
wekrauseWendy Krause
Associate Professor
919-515-6560
wekrause@ncsu.edu
Room: 3144

Structure-property relationships of macromolecules, with emphasis on biomaterials, medical textiles, rheology, electrostatic self-assembled nanolayers, and polyelectrolytes.

jplavellJerome Lavelle
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, COE
919-515-3263
jerome_lavelle@ncsu.edu
Room: Page Hall 120
mpasquiMelissa Pasquinelli
Professor and Associate Head
Director of Graduate Programs
919-515-9426
Melissa_Pasquinelli@ncsu.edu
Room: 3269

Computational modeling as a tool for understanding, predicting, and modulating the physical and chemical properties of macromolecules. Structure-property relationships of nanotechnological and biologically-inspired materials.

jrustJon Rust
Interim Director of the Zeis Textiles Extension Education
Professor of Textile Engineering
Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor
919-515-6564
jon_rust@ncsu.edu
Room: 3427

Process reengineering, especially with regard to fiber-to-yarn conversion and fiber preparation, novel processes and systems, machine and process design

Xiangwu ZhangXiangwu Zhang
Professor
Associate Dean for Research
919-515-6547
xiangwu_zhang@ncsu.edu
Room: 3425

Nanostructured and multifunctional polymer, composite, fiber, and textile materials. Structure-property relationships with an emphasis on energy-related applications.