Engineering professor publishes book on textile products

Published: Jan 15, 2009 10:25:00 AM
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Yehia El Mogahzy

Yehia El Mogahzy

Dr. Yehia El Mogahzy, a professor in Auburn University's Department of Polymer and Fiber Engineering, has published a new book, "Engineering Textiles: Integrating the Design and Manufacture of Textile Products." The book serves as a guide to textile product design and development for engineers, textile technologists, fiber scientists and researchers developing traditional and new generation textile products.

In the book, El Mogahzy discusses several approaches to the fiber-to-fabric engineering of various textile products. Chapters cover key topics such as structure, characteristics and the design of textiles.

El Mogahzy has published hundreds of scientific articles, two books and many book chapters. His experience combines engineering and business applications in various industries related to design, manufacturing and quality control. He has also been a consultant for major international companies.

"Engineering Textiles: Integrating the Design and Manufacture of Textile Products," is available online at http://www.woodheadpublishing.com/en/book.aspx?bookID=912.