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 2022, Seminars will be held on Fridays at 10 am in 201 Human Ecology Building and via Zoom, unless otherwise noted.  For more information, contact Karen Steffy.

Spring 2022 Graduate Seminars in Fiber Science & Apparel Design

February 11

Prof. Margaret Frey – DGS conversation with FSAD grad students

February 18

Prof. Lynn Boorady, Oklahoma State University
A Research Journey in Personal Protective Equipment

February 25 tbd
March 4 Prof. Julie Goddard, Cornell University
Bridging Innovation & Pragmatism in Bioactive Material Development
March 11 Michelle Lishner, Cortland Biomedical
Cortland Biomedical Presents: Textiles for Medical Applications
March 18 Dr. Milon Hossain, Cornell University
Carbon Nanotube E-Textiles for Wearable Applications
March 25 tbd
April 1

Professor Meredith McQuerry, Florida State University
Thermal Comfort Analysis of Performance Apparel Using Thermal Manikins and Human Wear Testing

April 8 No seminar - spring break
April 15

Graduate Student Speaking Competition

April 22 tbd
April 29 Prof. Hye-Young Kim, University of Minnesota 
Understanding of Fashion Retailing in the Era of Metaverse
May 6 Prof. Yan Vivian Li, Colorado State University 
Conjugated Polymers and Their Applications in Textiles for Sensing and Diagnostics