The Fiber Society invites submissions of original research papers for oral and poster presentations at its 2011 Spring Conference, May 23–25, hosted by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s Institute of Textiles and Clothing. Papers on fundamental research related to the science and engineering of fibers and fibrous materials are being solicited, in the following areas: fiber and polymer science, textile biotechnology and nanotechnology, dyeing and finishing technology, textile recycling, supply chain management, textile and apparel testing, smart textiles and fiber-reinforced composites, among topics.
Online submissions will be accepted beginning Nov. 1, 2010; submission deadline is March 14, 2011. Guidelines for all submissions are provided online. Access the Fiber Society website and follow the links. Notification of acceptance into the program will take place no later than April 4, 2011.