Rogers Joins IbTextile Industries-b-i Staff Rudy Retires
Dr. Clarence Rogers has joined the staff of Textile Industries as technical editor, Yarn Market.
Dr. Rogers is a professor at Clemson Universitys School of Materials ScienceandEngineering,
Clemson, S.C.Dr. Rogers began his textile career with Springs Industries, Fort Mill, S.C. He has
worked with the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a cotton marketing specialist, and has performed
research and written many papers in areas of textile testing and cotton processing.Dr. Rogers is a
member of the Textile Quality Control Association and serves on the Board of Directors of the
Southern Textile Association (STA).Concurrently, TI announces the retirement of J. Karl Rudy,
technical editor, Yarn Market. Rudy helped establish the Yarn Market column as the most-read and
requested department in TI during his 16-year career with the magazine.TI thanks Rudy for his years
of service and for his patience and assistance in assuring the continued success of Yarn Market.
Rudy worked closely with Dr. Rogers to ensure a smooth transition.