Fiber Science & Apparel Design

FSAD Graduate Seminar Series

Each semester, FSAD offers seminars on topics important to our teaching and research.  The typical audience consists of graduate students, academic staff and faculty, however these seminars are open to the general public.  Seminars are usually held on Thursdays from 12:20 - 1:10 PM in MVR G87 unless otherwise noted.  For more information, contact Karen Steffy at 607-255-8605.

Fall 2017

August 31              tbd

September 7        Martie Voland, UNITE HERE

September 14      Prof. Tasha Lewis, FSAD, Cornell University

September 21      Faculty meeting - no seminar

September 28      Lining Yao, Carnegie Mellon University

October 5              tbd

October 12            tbd

October 19            Faculty meeting - no seminar

October 26            Prof. Diane Sparks, Colorado State University
                                  A Case Study in Practice-Led Design Scholarship

November 2          Dr. Shuiyuan Luo

November 9           tbd

November 16        Dr. Mesbah Nejafi, FSAD, Cornell University
                                   Improving mechanical properties of nylon and polyester yarns by horizontal isothermal
                                   bath method

November 23        Thanksgiving

November 30         Faculty meeting - no seminar

December 7            Prof. Robert Shepherd, MS&E, Cornell University