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Editor

Prof. Dr. Stephen C. Bondy

Editor-in-Chief
Center for Occupational and Environmental Health Department of Medicine University of California, Irvine 100 Theory, Suite 100 Irvine California 92617-1830, USA
Website: http://www.coeh.uci.edu/faculty/coeh_fac/dr_bondy.htm
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Interests: neurotoxicology; nutririon; aging; protein aggregates
Contribution

Editorial Board

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: http://www.mtrl.ubc.ca/department/faculty-staff/ko.php
Interests: nanofiber technology; biomaterials; textile structural composites
Prof. Dr. Alke Fink

Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Rte de l'Ancienne Papeterie, PO Box 209, 1723 Marly 1, Switzerland
Website: http://frimat.unifr.ch/frimat/en/page/494/
Interests: nanoparticles; synthesis; surface; colloidal properties; particle-cell interactions; magnetic materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanofibres: Friend or Foe?
Prof. Dr. Atsushi Takahara

Department of Applied Molecular Chemistry, Institute for Materials, Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
Website: http://hyoka.ofc.kyushu-u.ac.jp/search/details/K001246/english.html
Interests: polymer nanofiber; inorganic nanofiber; polymer composites
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: http://www.tx.ncsu.edu/xzhang
Interests: nanosciences, surface modification, fibers and polymers; energy, environment and sustainability; health and safety
Prof. Dr. Ton Peijs

School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS, London, UK
Website: http://www.cmr.qmul.ac.uk/
Interests: nanocomposites; polymer composites; structure/processing/properties relationships of polymer composites; polymer fibres; conductive polymer composites; self-reinforced polymers; cellulose; biobased materials
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Electrospinning Techniques and Novel Applications of Electrospun Nanofibers
Dr. Pisula Wojciech

Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Ackermannweg 10, D-55128 Mainz, Germany
Website: http://www.mpip-mainz.mpg.de/71594/Dr_Wojciech_Pisula
Interests: self-assembly; supramolecular organization; organic electronics; nano- and microfibers; conjugated polymers; liquid crystals; X-ray scattering
Prof. Dr. Alan K. T. Lau

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology John Street, Hawthorn, VIC 3122, Australia
Website: http://www.alanktlau.net
Interests: natural and animal fibres; mechanical properties; composites; structural properties
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: https://www.mseg.udel.edu/research_faculty.html?fnid=64
Interests: composites; materials; processing; joining
Contribution: Special Issue: Polymer Fibers
Prof. Dr. Wayne E. Jones, Jr.

Department of Chemistry, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902-6000, USA
Website: http://www2.binghamton.edu/chemistry/people/jones/jones.html
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: http://biorefinery.utk.edu
Interests: biofuels; cellulose; nanocellulose composites; lignin
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: http://faculty.engineering.ucdavis.edu/pan/
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. Jinlian Hu

Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.itc.polyu.edu.hk/en/people/academic_staff_profile.html?id=4028e486298796130129881c1751002f
Interests: Smart polymers; shape memory fibers; textiles; apparel; composites; digital evaluation; testing devices; textile engineering
Contribution: Special Issue: Smart Textiles
Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Reda Taha

Department of Civil Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070, USA
Website: http://civil.unm.edu/faculty-staff/faculty-profiles/mahmoud-taha.html
Contribution: Special Issue: Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP) for Infrastructure Applications
Dr. Giancarlo C. Righini

Nello Carrara Institute of Applied Physics, National Research Council, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
Website: http://www.ifac.cnr.it/~righini/
Interests: optical fibers; optical fiber sensors; biomedical applications of micro- and nano-tips of optical fibers
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances on Optical Fibers
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: http://www.townes.ucf.edu/director.html
Dr. Arezoo Campbell

Western University of Health Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, 309 E. Second Street, Pomona, California 91766-1854, USA
Website: http://www.westernu.edu/stp/bios.php?bio=acampbell
Interests: nanoparticles; neurotoxicology; neuroinflammation; aluminum toxicity; copper toxicity
Prof. Dr. Fu-Kuo Chang

Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Website: http://structure.stanford.edu/people/chang.html
Interests: Structural health monitoring; Design of integrated structures; Smart structures; Design and damage tolerance of composites structures; Multi-functional materials
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: http://pathology.ubc.ca/faculty/andrew-churg/
Interests: asbestos; man-made mineral fibers; mesothelioma
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: http://www.ltmrs.lt/db/narys.php?narys=rimvydas.milasius@ktu.lt&kalba=lt
Interests: mechanics of textiles; manufacturing of electrospun nanofibres; flameretardancy of textiles; woven fabrics structure estimation; textiles properties investigation and prediction
Dr. Martin J. D. Clift

Institute of Life Sciences, College of Medicine, Singleton Park Campus, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, Wales, United Kingdom
Website: http://www.am-institute.ch/about/people/staff/martin-clift
Interests: nanotoxicology; genotoxicology; immunology; inflammation; cancer; cell signalling; in vitro analysis; cellular entry mechanisms; protein-nanoparticle interactions; nanoparticle-cell interactions; nanofibres; nanoparticles
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanofibres: Friend or Foe?
Special Issue: Medical Application of Nanofibers
Prof. Dr. Nyan-Hwa Tai

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Website: http://academic.nthu.edu.tw/en/nyanhwa_tai.html
Interests: synthesis of carbon nanotubes and graphene and their applications on composites; field emission; EMI; thermal transfer
Prof. Dr. Anil N. Netravali

Fiber Science & Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Website: http://www.human.cornell.edu/bio.cfm?netid=ann2
Interests: green composites; green materials; composites; resins; bioresins; biocomposites; nanofibers; green nanofibers; sustainable materials; fiber/resin interface
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanofibers
Dr. Takunori Taira

Department of Photo-Molecular Science, Institute for Molecular Science, 38 Nishigo-Naka, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444-8585, Japan
Website: http://www.ims.ac.jp/english/know_en/photo/taira/taira_en.html
Interests: micro solid-state photonics; solid-state lasers; nonlinear optics; laser ceramics; spectroscopy; laser ignition
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: http://www.du.edu/secs/departments/mme/facultyandstaff/maciej.html
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: http://publichealth.ku.dk
Interests: toxiocology; particles; oxidative stress; genotoxicity; cardiovascular toxicity; biomarkers
Dr. Fanqing Frank Chen

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory MS 977, 1 Cyclotron Rd. Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Website: http://microarray.lbl.gov/frank_chen.htm
Interests: nanotechnology; toxicology; genomics; proteomics; photonics; medical device
Prof. Dr. Stefan Wabnitz

Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Università di Brescia, via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy
Website: http://nora.ing.unibs.it/staff/stefano/index.htm
Interests: optical fibers; photonic crystal fibers; optical communications; nonlinear optics in fibers; fiber optic devices
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: http://pagora.grenoble-inp.fr/
Interests: cellulose; starch; biobased materials; cellulose nanomaterials; nanocomposites; polymer composites; structure/processing/properties relationships of polymer composites
Dr. Francesco Bencardino

Department of Civil Engineering, University of Calabria, Rende, Cosenza, Italy
Website: http://www.ingegneriacivile.unical.it/persone/docenti/ricercatori/?wpapl_id=53
Interests: innovative materials for structural applications; strengthening, repair and seismic retrofitting of structures; based-concrete materials in civil engineering
Prof. Dr. Jonathan Phillips

Department of Physics, Spanagel Hall, Room 203, 833 Dyer Road, Monterey, CA 93943-5216, USA
Website: http://www.nps.edu/Academics/Schools/GSEAS/Departments/Physics/Faculty/vita/Prof.-Jonathon-Phillips.html
Interests: heterogeneous catalysts; carbon materials; plasma generated materials; dielectrics metal particle synthesis; material-radical interactions; energy storage; microcalorimetry; mossbauer spectroscopy; quantum mechanics; plasma physics
Contribution: Special Issue: Carbon Fibers
In other journals:
Special Issue: Carbon Fibers
Dr. Enzo Martinelli

Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno, Via Giovanni Pallo II, 132 84084 Fisciano (SA), Italy
Website: https://www.unisa.it/docenti/enzomartinelli/index
Interests: structural analysis and design; fiber-reinforced composites; sustainable materials
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