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Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Stephen C. Bondy
Community & Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
Tel. +949 824 8077; Fax: +949 824 2070
Interests: neurotoxicology; nutririon; aging; protein aggregates

Assistant Managing Editor
Ms. Chelly Cheng
MDPI Haidian Office, Yingu Mansion, Suite 815, North 4th Ring Road West, 9, Haidian District, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Dr. Arezoo Campbell
Western University of Health Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, 309 E. Second Street, Pomona, California 91766-1854, USA
Tel. (909) 469-5240; Fax: (909) 469-5600
Interests: nanoparticles; neurotoxicology; neuroinflammation; aluminum toxicity; copper toxicity

Prof. Dr. Wesley Cantwell
Centre for Materials and Structures, University of Liverpool, Harrison Hughes Building, Liverpool L69 3BX, UK
Tel. +44 (0)151 794 5370; Fax: +44 (0)151 794 4667

Prof. Dr. Fu-Kuo Chang
Structures and Composites Laboratory, Dept. of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University, Stanford CA 94305, USA
Tel. (650) 723-3466; Mob: (650) 796-8899
Interests: failure of composites; design of composites; intelligent composites; structural health monitoring

Dr. Fanqing Frank Chen
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory MS 977, 1 Cyclotron Rd. Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Tel. 925-899-9782
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
Tel. 604 - 822 - 7776
Interests: asbestos; man-made mineral fibers; mesothelioma

Dr. Martin J. D. Clift
Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Rte de L'ancienne Papeterie, CP 209, CH-1723 Marly 1, Fribourg, Switzerland
Tel. +41 26 300 95 17; Fax: +41 26 300 96 24
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?

Prof. Dr. Yulin Deng
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, IPST@ Georgia Tech, Georgia Institute of Technology, 500 10th Street N.W., Atlanta, GA 30332-0620, USA

Prof. Dr. Alke Fink
Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Rte de l'Ancienne Papeterie, PO Box 209, 1723 Marly 1, Switzerland
Tel. +41 26 300 95 01; Fax: +41 26 300 96 24
Interests: nanoparticles; synthesis; surface; colloidal properties; particle-cell interactions; magnetic materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanofibres: Friend or Foe?

Prof. Dr. Bice Fubini
Dept. of Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and Material Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Torino, Via P. Giuria 7, 10125-Torino, Italy

Prof. Dr. Jack 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
Tel. 302-831-8702
Interests: composites; polymer fibers; interphases

Prof. Dr. Bhuvenesh Goswami
School of Materials Science & Engineering, Clemson University, USA

Prof. Dr. Animesh Jha
The Institute for Materials Research, Room: 1.23, Houldsworth Building, University of Leeds, Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Tel. +44 113 343 2342; Fax: +44 113 343 2384
Interests: biomineral-laser interaction and surface modification; optical sensing and detection of metabolites; chemical conjugation of biominerals

Prof. Dr. Wayne E. Jones, Jr.
Department of Chemistry, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902-6000, USA

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
Tel. +1 (604) 822-2738
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
Tel. 303 871 3807

Prof. Dr. Alan K. T. Lau
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Tel. +852 2766 7730; Fax: +852 2365 4703
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
Tel. +45 35327649; Mob. +45 26814889; Fax: +45 35327748
Interests: toxiocology; particles; oxidative stress; genotoxicity; cardiovascular toxicity; biomarkers

Prof. Dr. Rimvydas Milasius
Kaunas University of Technology, Faculty of Design and Technology, Department of Textile Technology, Studentu Str. 56, LT-51424 Kaunas, Lithuania
Tel. +37 037300217; Fax: +37 037 353989
Interests: mechanics of textiles; manufacturing of electrospun nanofibres; flameretardancy of textiles; woven fabrics structure estimation; textiles properties investigation and prediction

Prof. Dr. Amar K. Mohanty
Department of Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph, Guelph Campus, 50 Stone Rd. E., Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
Tel. 519-824-4120; Ext. 56664; Fax: 519-763-8933

Prof. Dr. Anil N. Netravali
Fiber Science & Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Tel. (607) 255-1875; Fax: (607) 255-1093
Interests: green composites; green materials; composites; resins; bioresins; biocomposites; nanofibers; green nanofibers; sustainable materials; fiber/resin interface

Prof. Dr. Ton Peijs
School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS, London, UK
Tel. +44 20 7882 8865; Fax: +44 20 8981 9804
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

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
Tel. 407-823-6819; Fax: 407-823-6880

Dr. Giancarlo C. Righini
Nello Carrara Institute of Applied Physics, National Research Council, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
Tel. +39 055 5226316; Fax: +39 055 45226312
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. Carlo G. Someda
Dept. of Information Engineering, Univ. of Padova, Via Gradenigo 6/B, 35131 Padova, Italy

Prof. Dr. Nyan-Hwa Tai
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Tel. +886-3-5742568; Fax: +886-3-5737406
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
Tel. +81 564 55 7246; Fax: +81 564 55 7246
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
Tel. +81-92-802-2517; Fax: +81-92-802-2518
Interests: polymer nanofiber; inorganic nanofiber; polymer composites

Prof. Dr. Stefan Wabnitz
Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Università di Brescia, via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy
Tel. +39(0)303715846; Fax: +39(0)30380014
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
Tel. 0049 6131 379 100; Fax: 0049 6131 379 779
Interests: self-assembly; supramolecular organization; organic electronics; nano- and microfibers; conjugated polymers; liquid crystals; X-ray scattering

Prof. Dr. Charles Yang
Department of Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors, 305 Dawson Hall, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Tel. (706) 542-4912; Mob: (706) 424-2597; Fax: (706) 542-4890
Interests: textile fiber flammability; flame retardant textiles; textile functional finishing; analytical methods of textiles

Dr. Xiangwu Zhang
North Carolina State University, Fiber and Polymer Science, Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science, 2401 Research Drive, Raleigh, NC 27695-8301, USA
Tel. 919-515-6547; Fax: 919-515-6532

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