Wednesday, April 10, 2013
9:45 am – 12:00 pm HERMAN AND MYRTLE GOLDSTEIN STUDENT PAPER COMPETITION
Moderator: Renzo Shamey, North Carolina State University
This competition is conducted under the auspices of AATCC’s Textile Education Committee. Papers are judged on originality, scientific value, and presentation. First, second, third, and fourth place awards are presented.
2:00 – 4:00 pm MODIFICATION OF SUBSTRATES’ FUNCTIONALITY
Moderator: Rembert J. Truesdale, TenCate Protective Fabrics NA
Finishes - Kristoffer K.Stokes, Celgard LLC
2:30 Chemical & Biological Modifications of Hemp to Improve Spinning
Properties - Arshad Ali, University of Manitoba
3:00 Analyses of Surfaces of Highly Conductive Cellulosic Fibers Created by
Graphene Coatings - Ian R. Hardin, University of Georgia
3:30 Quality Assurance for an Evolving Antimicrobial Presence in Textiles - Timothy
H. Byers, Consolidated Pathways, Inc.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
9:00 – 11:45 am SUSTAINABILITY IN TEXTILE PROCESSING
Moderator: Kanti A. Jasani, Performance & Technical Textile
9:00 Cotton LCA: Water in Textile Processing - Michele Wallace, Cotton Incorporated
Sustainability - Mary Ankeny, Cotton Incorporated and Andre Krouwer, DuPont
10:15 High Performance Aldehyde Scavenger - Magali Belmas, NICCA USA Inc.
10:45 To Study Simultaneous Process of Bio-Polishing & Dyeing with Reactive Dye Ravneet Kaur, Advanced Academy for the Development of Textile
11:15 Environmentally Friendly Production of Wash-Durable Flame Proofed Cellulosic
Substrates – David M. Lewis, Perachem Ltd.
2:15 – 3:45 pm ADVANCES IN DYEING & SPECIALTY MATERIALS
Moderator: Patrick M. Browne, Huntsman