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Advanced: 3.5-Day Course

Advanced Nonwovens Training

Professional Development – Advanced

For industry participants looking for deeper knowledge in specific nonwoven areas.

Introduction to Spunbond and Meltblown

  • Feb 6 - 9, 2018

Nonwoven Product Development and Innovation

  • Dec 4 - 6, 2018

The Nonwovens Institute, NC State University, Raleigh, NC

INDA/NWI Member: $1,795
Non-member: $2,295

Multiple registrants from the same company receive a discount.

INSTRUCTORS

Introduction to Spunbond and Meltblown Technology

TBA

Nonwoven Product Development & Innovation

Behnam Pourdeyhimi, Ph.D., The William A. Klopman Distinguished Chaired Professor of Materials in the College of Textiles at North Carolina State University, Associate Dean for Industry Research and Extension in the College of Textiles, Founding Executive Director of The Nonwovens Institute

Instructor - Pourdeyhimi Dr. Pourdeyhimi Holds a PhD from the University of Leeds, UK.

He is The William A. Klopman Distinguished Chaired Professor of Materials in the College of Textiles at North Carolina State University. He is also a Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. He is currently serving as the Associate Dean for Industry Research and Extension in the College of Textiles and is also the Founding Executive Director of the Nonwovens Institute. Prior to joining NC State, he was a professor at the School of Textiles and Fiber Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Previously, he served for eleven years on the faculty in Textiles; and Materials & Nuclear Engineering at the University of Maryland. He spent two years at Cornell as a research scientist studying biomaterials. He is the recipient of the 1994-1995 Distinguished Achievement Award by the Fiber Society, The 2007 TAPPI Technical Achievement and Hollingsworth award and the 2008 INDA Lifetime Technical Achievement Award. He has served as the President of the Fiber Society and has also been elected as the Fellow of the Textile Institute in United Kingdom.

Dr. Pourdeyhimi's research interests are in the area of nonwovens, responsive fibrous systems, filtration, computational modeling, materials, failure mechanisms, software algorithms, optics and image analysis. He has published several books and monographs, has authored or co-authored over 200 refereed publications, has more than 30 patents and has made over two hundred presentations in his areas of interests.

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