DEA 7100

DEA 7100 is a 1-credit, weekly graduate seminar for DEA graduate students and faculty.  The aims of DEA 7100 are:

  • To foster a sense of community within the DEA graduate field.
  • To enable students and faculty to learn about new research programs, methods, and studies.
  • To facilitate discussion regarding research, writing, grantsmanship and other topics of interest to DEA graduate students.
    - Fall semester: 2nd year MA/ MS/ PhD students provide update
    - Spring: 1st year MA/ MS/ PhD students provide updates along with 3rd and 4th year PhD students
  • To improve research skills, understanding of measurement, research design, and various approaches to research.
  • To provide a context for students (and faculty) to share periodic updates regarding their research activities, progress, and challenges. 
  • To promote collaboration and connection within the DEA community.

Graduate Seminar Series in Fiber Science & Apparel Design

Each semester, the Graduate Field of Fiber Science & Apparel Design 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.  
For Spring 2023, Seminars will be held on Fridays at 10:30 am in T01 Human Ecology Building and via Zoom, unless otherwise noted.  For more information, contact Karen Steffy.

Spring 2023 Graduate Seminars in Fiber Science & Apparel Design

January 27

Prof. Yordan Kyosev, Technical University Dresden  
High speed (4D) body scanning – chances and challenges for the application in textile product development

February 3

February 10 Jill Andrews of Jill Andrews Gowns
February 17 Prof. Judith A. Byfield, Cornell University
The Afterlife of The Bluest Hands: A Social and Economic History of Women Indigo Dyers in Western Nigeria, 1890-1940 
February 24 TBD
March 3 TBD
March 10 Professor Thad Starner, Georgia Tech.
March 17  
March 24 Christian Harris
March 31 TBD
April 7 No Seminar - Spring Break
April 14 TBD
April 21 Dr. Elena Dieckmann, Imperial College London
April 28 Dr. Galina Mihaleva
May 5 Prof. Clare Sauro, Drexel University