Jemma Forgie

Master of Science in Textiles & Clothing (Thesis based) Supervisor: Dr. Patricia Dolez Working thesis title: Electrospun self-decontaminating chemical protective barrier for firefighter protective clothing Firefighters are at high risk of cancer, as they are exposed to carcinogenic substances while working. Their […]

Elham Kaviannasab

Master of Science in Textiles & Clothing (Thesis based) Supervisor: Dr. Patricia Dolez Thesis title: Protective clothing against chemical and biological agents using nanocomposite nanofibrous membranes My thesis is focused on enhancing thermophysiological comfort by nanofibrous membranes for chemical and biological […]

Elena Kosareva

Doctor of Philosophy Supervisor: Dr. Jane Batcheller Thesis working title: Development of wildland firefighters protective clothing systems with improved thermal insulation properties. Wildland firefighters risk their health to prevent fires from spreading by performing fatiguing activities (e.g., felling trees, removing […]

Md. Saiful Hoque

Doctor of Philosophy Supervisor: Dr. Patricia Dolez Thesis (working) Title: Predicting the end-of-life of fire-protective fabrics The area of the research corresponds to current issues encountered with protective clothing against heat and flame, which include materials aging, lack of comfort, […]