JEFF- The Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics
A Publication of Original Research & Advances in Fibers, Fibrous Materials and their Components & Applications
JEFF Editorial Board


Behnam Pourdeyhimi
Executive Director, The Nonwovens Institute
College of Textiles
North Carolina State University
2401 Research Drive
Raleigh, NC 27695-8301


Mike Starsinic
13068 Hoosier Court
Hagerstown, MD 21740


Jim Loftus
Director of Education and Technical AffairsINDA
1100 Crescent Green, Suite 1100
Cary, NC  27518



Protective Fibers and Fabrics (Commercial, Medical and Responder Protection, Performance Fibers, Barrier and Sorptive Fabrics)

Serge Bourbigot, Ph.D.
Ecole Nationale Superieure De Chimi De Lille (ENSCL)
Villeneuse D’Ascq Cedex, France

Landson Lawrence Fraser
Precision Fabrics Group Inc.
Greensoboro, NC, USA

Fatma Selcen Kilinc-Balci, Ph.D.
CDC/NIOSH/National Personal Protection Technology
Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Eugene Wilusz, Ph.D.
Natick Soldier RDE Center,
Natick, MA, USA

Biomedical Fibers—Tissue Engineering/Medical Devices

Gary L. Bowlin, Ph.D.
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA, USA

Dimitris S. Argyropoulos, Ph.D.
NC State University
Raleigh, NC, USA

Nonwoven Process Technologies/Engineered Fabrics/ Composite Fabrics

Roy M. Broughton, Jr., Ph.D.
Auburn University
Auburn, AL, USA

Dipayan Das, Ph.D.
Indian Institute of Technology
New Delhi, INDIA

Gajanan Bhat, Ph.D.
The University of Tennessee,
Knoxville, TN, USA


Fiber Chemistry-Engineering-Science/ Technology/ Product Interfaces/ Fiber Extrusion Wet Dry Melt

Mevlut Tascan, Ph.D
Zirve University
Gaziantep - TURKEY

Textile Chemistry , Coloration, and Fiber Science

Philip J. Brown, Ph.D.
Clemson University
Clemson, SC, USA

Functional Performance, Surface Modifications, Polymers

Qufu Wei, Ph.D.
Jiangnan University
Wuxu, Jiangsu, CHINA

Peter Hauser, Ph.D.
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC, USA

Novel Fiber Production, Characterization, and

Chuck Allen
New Orleans, LA, USA

Peter Schwartz, Ph.D.
Auburn University
Auburn, AL, USA

George Chase
University of Akron
Akron, OH, USA

Jonn Foulk, Ph.D.
FX Fibers LLC
Clemson, SC, USA


Computational Modeling — Structure/Properties For Fibers and Fabrics

Gregory C. Rutledge, Ph.D.
Cambridge, MA, USA

William W. Sampson
University of Manchester
Manchester, UK

Nanotechnology/Ultrafine Fibers, Smart Fibers/Smart Fabrics

Frank Ko, Ph.D.
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Seshadri S. Ramkumar, Ph.D.
Texas Tech University, TIEHH
Lubbock, TX, USA

Uday Raval
Pall Life Sciences
Pensacola, FL, USA

Kishor Gupta, Ph.D.
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA, USA

Ed Homonoff
Edward C. Homonoff & Associates, LLC
Brooklyn, CT USA

Process Modeling/Automation and Control

Norman Lifshutz, Ph.D.
Hollingsworth & Vose (Ret.)
Peoria, AZ USA