World meet focuses on advances in textiles, nonwoven and technical textiles at Kumaraguru College of Technology in Coimbatore, India.
The Institute of Environmental and Human Health (TIEHH) at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, and Kumaraguru College of Technology in Coimbatore, India, will co-host The International Conference on Advances in Textiles, Machinery, Nonwoven and Technical Textiles-(ATNT) 2007. Organizers are accepting abstracts from experts who wish to speak at the event, held June 18-20 in Coimbatore.
“This international meet showcases collaboration in the textile world between India and the United States,” said Seshadri Ramkumar, organizing secretary and an assistant professor at TIEHH. “This conference has received worldwide support with industry and academic leaders from many countries such as the United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Australia and Japan, just to name a few, that are part of the international technical committee.”
Topics for prospective speakers include advances in spinning, weaving and knitting, nonwoven processes and applications, medical and technical textiles, defense textiles, decontamination and protection technology, advances in natural and synthetic polymers, composites processing and applications, nanotechnology and nanomaterials, smart and wearable electronic textiles, development and research in coloration and finishing, garment processing and apparel fashion trends, fiber and textile economics and marketing, textile trade and globalization in textile and fiber industry.