Fiber Society Announces Call For Papers

The Fiber Society, Raleigh, N.C., has issued a call for research papers to be presented at the 2009
Spring Conference, to be held May 27-29, 2009, in Shanghai.

The theme is Fibrous Materials: Science, Technology and Applications, with relation to the
following areas: polymer science and nanotechnology; processing technology; dyeing, finishing and
biotechnology; medical textiles; functional and intelligent textiles; fashion design, history and
aesthetics; and retailing, marketing and management.

The society is now accepting online submissions and has provided a template through a link
at The deadline for submissions
is Jan. 31, 2009. For more information, contact Pam Gabriel,, or Dr. Michael Ellison,

December 16, 2008