Monthly Archives: July 2012

Professor Tilak Dias

Professor Dias directs the activities of the Advanced Textiles Research Group and brings a unique background in electronics, textiles and electronic textiles to the School of Art & Design at Nottingham Trent University (NTU). He is leading the development of … Continue reading

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Advanced Textiles video

Professor Dias gives an overview of the Advanced Textiles group in our new video.

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College Research Conference – Martha Glazzard

Martha’s presentation at the recent conference was on auxetic textiles. Auxetic materials expand in a direction perpendicular to an applied force. Design Approaches in Knit: A Study in Auxetics Martha Glazzard Keywords: Auxetics, Design, Knit, Knowledge Transfer, Methodology. Abstract. This … Continue reading

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College Research Conference – Anura Rathnayake

Anura gave a presentation on Electronically Active Smart Textiles. Authors: Anura Rathnayake, Tilak Dias and Philip Breedon Keywords: Smart Textiles, Technical Textiles, Wearable Electronics, Wearable Computers Abstract: The textiles which are used to produce clothing and textiles have found numerous … Continue reading

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College Research Conference

Members of the Advanced Textiles team have just presented papers at the 3rd College Research Conference and Festival for Art & Design and Built Environment at Nottingham Trent University. Ekael Mbise is researching into moisture management and the paper abstract … Continue reading

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