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Md. Tahmidul Islam Molla

PhD Student, Apparel Studies

Research Assistant, Wearable Technology Lab

islam056@umn.edu

 

CV

Md. Tahmidul Islam Molla


Md. Tahmidul Islam Molla is a third year PhD student in the apparel studies track with a focus on wearable technology. He completed his master’s degree in textile and apparel management from University of Missouri and his bachelor’s degree in textile engineering from Bangladesh University of Textiles. His research interests include the development of new wearable systems, the materials and fabrication methods used, and mass manufacturing of garment-integrated technologies. His specific doctoral dissertation work focuses on the development of scalable, durable and efficient manufacturing methods for e-textiles. He enjoys spending time with friends, sports, photography, volunteering, and traveling.

 

Research Interests & Expertise

Materials and Fabrication Methods for E-Textiles

Wearable Technology

Mass Manufacturing of Garment-Integrated Technologies

Additive Manufacturing

Textile Engineering

Simulation

Sensing and Motion Capture Systems

Global Textile and Apparel Industry

 

Selected Scholarship (Full list in CV)

Islam Molla, M. T., Compton, C., & Dunne, L. E. (2018, October). Launderability of surface-insulated cut and sew E-textiles. In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (pp. 104-111). ACM.

 

Ozbek, S., Islam Molla, M. T., Compton, C., & Holschuh, B. (2018, October). Novel manufacturing of advanced smart garments: knitting with spatially-varying, multi-material monofilament. In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (pp. 120-127). ACM.

 

Islam Molla, M. T., Goodman, S., Schleif, N., Berglund, M. E., Zacharias, C., Compton, C., & Dunne, L. E. (2017, September). Surface-mount manufacturing for e-textile circuits. In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (pp. 18-25). ACM.

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