Fibers — Editors


Prof. Dr. Stephen C. Bondy
Center for Occupational and Environmental Health Department of Medicine University of California, Irvine 100 Theory, Suite 100 Irvine California 92617-1830, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: neurotoxicology; nutririon; aging; protein aggregates
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals

Editorial Board

Dr. Francesco Bencardino
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Calabria, Rende, Cosenza, Italy
Website | E-Mail
Interests: innovative materials for structural applications; strengthening, repair and seismic retrofitting of structures; based-concrete materials in civil engineering
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Fibers and Techniques for Upgrading of Concrete and Masonry Constructions
Dr. Arezoo Campbell
Western University of Health Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, 309 E. Second Street, Pomona, California 91766-1854, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanoparticles; neurotoxicology; neuroinflammation; aluminum toxicity; copper toxicity
Prof. Fu-Kuo Chang
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: structural health monitoring; design of integrated structures; smart structures; design and damage tolerance of composites structures; multi-functional materials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Selected Papers from IWSHM 2017
Special Issue: Selected Papers from IWSHM 2017
Dr. Fanqing Frank Chen
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory MS 977, 1 Cyclotron Rd. Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanotechnology; toxicology; genomics; proteomics; photonics; medical device
Prof. Dr. Andrew Churg
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Rm. G227 - 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5 , Canada
Website | E-Mail
Interests: asbestos; man-made mineral fibers; mesothelioma
Dr. Martin J. D. Clift
Institute of Life Sciences, College of Medicine, Singleton Park Campus, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, Wales, United Kingdom
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanotoxicology; genotoxicology; immunology; inflammation; cancer; cell signalling; in vitro analysis; cellular entry mechanisms; protein-nanoparticle interactions; nanoparticle-cell interactions; nanofibres; nanoparticles
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Nanofibres: Friend or Foe?
Special Issue: Medical Application of Nanofibers
Prof. Dr. Alain Dufresne
The International School of Paper, Print Media and Biomaterials, Grenoble Institute of Technology, CS10065, 38402 Saint Martin d'Heres cedex, France
Website | E-Mail
Interests: cellulose; starch; biobased materials; cellulose nanomaterials; nanocomposites; polymer composites; structure/processing/properties relationships of polymer composites
Prof. Dr. Alke Fink
Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Rte de l'Ancienne Papeterie, PO Box 209, 1723 Marly 1, Switzerland
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanoparticles; synthesis; surface; colloidal properties; particle-cell interactions; magnetic materials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Nanofibres: Friend or Foe?
Dr. Mazeyar Parvinzadeh Gashti
PRE Labs Inc., Kelowna, BC V1V 2X8, Canada
Website | E-Mail
Interests: application of biomaterials for controlling drug delivery of composites, particles and coatings; preparation of composite materials and particles for energy storage and conversion; preparation of inorganic crystals in different polymeric gels, bone and cartilage tissue regeneration; surface coating of CNT with various monomers; graft polymerization on clay and kaolin minerals for applying on textiles and polymers; surface characterization of polymer composites, interaction of polymers and different additives in polymer blends, UV photocatalysis reactions on polymer nanocomposites
Dr. Sushanta Ghoshal
Polymer Scientist, R&D Division, Voith Paper Fabric and Roll Systems Inc. (Syn Strand Inc.), Summerville, SC 29483, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: innovative materials for fiber applications; nanocomposites; structure-properties relationship; nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR); polymer films; bio-composites; polymer characterizations; high performance fibers and their composites, industrial fibers
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites or Polymer-Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposites
Special Issue: Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composites
Prof. Dr. John W. Gillespie
Center for Composite Materials, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental, Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: composites; materials; processing; joining
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Polymer Fibers
Dr. Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bucuresti, CP 060042, Romania
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanbiomaterials; nanofibers; biofibers; drug delivery and targeting; 3D printed materials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Nanobiosensors in Food Industry
Special Issue: Fibers and Textiles in Medical Engineering
Prof. Dr. Jinlian Hu
Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Website | E-Mail
Interests: Smart polymers; shape memory fibers; textiles; apparel; composites; digital evaluation; testing devices; textile engineering
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Smart Textiles
Special Issue: Functionally Responsive Polymeric Materials
Special Issue: Shape Memory Polymers
Prof. Dr. Wayne E. Jones, Jr.
Department of Chemistry, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902-6000, USA
Website | E-Mail
Prof. Dr. Frank K. Ko
The University of British Columbia, Department of Materials Engineering, Frank Forward Building, 309-6350 Stores Road, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanofiber technology; biomaterials; textile structural composites
Prof. Dr. Maciej S. Kumosa
John Evans Professor, University of Denver, Director, Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University of Denver, 2390 S. York St., Clarence M. Knudson Hall Room 200, Denver, CO 80208, USA
Website | E-Mail
Prof. Dr. Alan K. T. Lau
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology John Street, Hawthorn, VIC 3122, Australia
Website | E-Mail
Interests: natural and animal fibres; mechanical properties; composites; structural properties
Prof. Dr. Steffen Loft
University of Copenhagen, Faculty Of Health Sciences, Department of Public Health, Section of Environmental Health, Room 5.2.04, CSS, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK-1014 Copenhagen, Denmark
Website | E-Mail
Interests: toxiocology; particles; oxidative stress; genotoxicity; cardiovascular toxicity; biomarkers
Dr. Enzo Martinelli
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno, Via Giovanni Pallo II, 132 84084 Fisciano (SA), Italy
Website | E-Mail
Interests: structural mechanics, steel, concrete, composites, sustainable materials.
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Recycled Fibers in Fiber-Reinforced Cementitious Composites: Experimental Results and Numerical Modelling
Prof. Dr. Rimvydas Milasius
Kaunas University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Design, Department of Materials Engineering, Studentu Str. 56, LT-51424 Kaunas, Lithuania
Website | E-Mail
Interests: mechanics of textiles; manufacturing of electrospun nanofibres; flameretardancy of textiles; woven fabrics structure estimation; textiles properties investigation and prediction
Prof. Dr. Anil N. Netravali
Fiber Science & Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: green composites; green materials; composites; resins; bioresins; biocomposites; nanofibers; green nanofibers; sustainable materials; fiber/resin interface
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Nanofibers
Prof. Dr. Amod A. Ogale
Center for Advanced Engineering Fibers and Films, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: polymer fibers, films, and composites
Prof. Dr. Ning Pan
Division of Textiles and Clothing, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of California at Davis, 1 Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: physics of fibrous soft materials; biophysics and biomechanics in human-textile interactions; transport phenomena in porous media; nanotechnology in energy storage; thermodynamics in heat transfer optimization
Prof. Dr. Ton Peijs
School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS, London, UK
Website | E-Mail
Interests: multifunctional composites; nanocomposites, structure-processing-property relationships; bioinspired composites; self-reinforced polymer composites; biobased composites; polymer fibres; conductive polymer composites
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Electrospinning Techniques and Novel Applications of Electrospun Nanofibers
Prof. Dr. Jonathan Phillips
Department of Physics, Spanagel Hall, Room 203, 833 Dyer Road, Monterey, CA 93943-5216, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: heterogeneous catalysts; carbon materials; plasma generated materials; dielectrics metal particle synthesis; material-radical interactions; energy storage; microcalorimetry; mossbauer spectroscopy; quantum mechanics; plasma physics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Carbon Fibers
Special Issue: Carbon Fibers
Special Issue: Carbon Fiber
Prof. Dr. Arthur J. Ragauskas
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Knoxville, TN 37996-2200, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: biofuels; cellulose; nanocellulose composites; lignin
Prof. Dr. Martin C. Richardson
Townes Laser Institute, College of Optics & Photonics, CREOL Building Room 127, University of Central Florida, 4000, Central Florida Boulevard, Orlando, Florida, USA
Website | E-Mail
Dr. Giancarlo C. Righini
Nello Carrara Institute of Applied Physics, National Research Council, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
Website | E-Mail
Interests: optical fibers; optical fiber sensors; biomedical applications of micro- and nano-tips of optical fibers
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Advances on Optical Fibers
Prof. Dr. Valerio Romano
1. Institute for Applied Laser, Photonics and Surface Technologies ALPS, Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH - Engineering and Information Technology TI, Pestalozzistrasse 20 - CH 3400 Burgdorf, Switzerland
2. Institute of Applied Physics IAP, University of Bern, Sidlerstrasse 5 - CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
Website | E-Mail
Interests: Optical Fibers, Laser
Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Reda Taha
Department of Civil Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070, USA
Website | E-Mail
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP) for Infrastructure Applications
Prof. Dr. Nyan-Hwa Tai
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Website | E-Mail
Interests: synthesis of carbon nanotubes and graphene and their applications on composites; field emission; EMI; thermal transfer
Dr. Takunori Taira
Department of Photo-Molecular Science, Institute for Molecular Science, 38 Nishigo-Naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444-8585, Japan
Website | E-Mail
Interests: micro solid-state photonics; solid-state lasers; nonlinear optics; laser ceramics; spectroscopy; laser ignition
Prof. Dr. Atsushi Takahara
Department of Applied Molecular Chemistry, Institute for Materials, Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
Website | E-Mail
Interests: polymer nanofiber; inorganic nanofiber; polymer composites
Prof. Dr. Vladimir Volkov
A.V. Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Synthesis, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow 119991, Russia
Website | E-Mail
Interests: Polymeric membranes (flat and hollow fibers), catalytic membranes, high-free-volume glassy polymers, gas separation, pervaporation, hydrophobic pervaporation membranes, membrane bioreactors, high pressure membrane gas absorption, low temperature catalytic membrane reactors, membrane contactors, nanoporous materials and membranes, solvent resistant nanofiltration membranes, organic solvent nanofiltration, membrane nanopore structure characterization, gas and vapor sorption, polymer nanocomposites.
Prof. Dr. Stefan Wabnitz
Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Università di Brescia, via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy
Website | E-Mail
Interests: optical fibers; photonic crystal fibers; optical communications; nonlinear optics in fibers; fiber optic devices
Dr. Pisula Wojciech
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Ackermannweg 10, D-55128 Mainz, Germany
Website | E-Mail
Interests: self-assembly; supramolecular organization; organic electronics; nano- and microfibers; conjugated polymers; liquid crystals; X-ray scattering
Prof. Dr. Joseba Zubia Zaballa
Department of Communications Engineering, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Engineering School of Bilbao, Plaza Ingeniero Torres Quevedo, 1, E-48013 Bilbao, Spain
Interests: Plastic optical fiber, optical sensors, multimode fiber, photonics
Dr. Xiangwu Zhang
North Carolina State University, Fiber and Polymer Science, Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science, 2401 Research Drive, Raleigh, NC 27695-8301, USA
Website | E-Mail
Interests: nanosciences, surface modification, fibers and polymers; energy, environment and sustainability; health and safety
Back to Top