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Wearable Product Design Center

Current Publications

  • Bye, E., & Sohn, M. (2010). Technology, tradition and creativity in apparel designers: A study of designers in three US companies. Fashion practice, 2(2), 199-222.

  • Bye, E. (2010). A direction for clothing and textile design research. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 28(3), 205-217.

  • Bye, E., & McKinney, E. (2010). Fit analysis using 3-D and live fit models. International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 22(2/3), 88-100.

  • Chen, C., LaBat, K., & Bye, E. (2011). Bust Prominence Related to Bra Fit Problems. International Journal of Consumer Studies, 35(6), 688-694.

  • Chen, C. & LaBat, K.& Bye, E. (2011). Bust prominence related to bra fit problems. International Journal of Consumer Studies. 35, 695-701.

  • Chen, C., LaBat, K. & Bye, E. (2010). Physical characteristics related to bra fit. Ergonomics. 53(4), 514-524.

  • DeLong, M. Goncu-Berk, G. Bye, E. & Wu, J. (in press). Apparel sustainability from a local perspective. Research Journal of Textile and Apparel.

  • DeLong, M. Goncu-Berk, G. (in press). What Color is Sustainability? In DeLong, M. & Martinson, B. Color and Design, London: Berg.

  • DeLong, M.  & Martinson, B. (in press). Color and Design London: Berg.

  • DeLong, M. Park, J. and Wu, JJ. (2012). Tactile Response and Shifting Touch Preference, Textile: Journal of Cloth and Culture. 10:1, 44-60.

  •  DeLong, M. Goncu-Berk, G. Bye, E. & Wu, J. (2011). Raising Awareness of Sustainable Practices through Educational Intervention.  Full paper in conference proceedings, International Technology, Education, and Development Conference. Valencia, Spain, March 7-9.

  • DeLong, M. Geum, K. Gage, K. McKinney, E., Medvedev, K. Park, J. 2011. Cultural Exchange: Evaluating an Alternative Model in Higher Education, Journal of Studies in International Education l-17.

  •  DeLong, M., Gage, K. Park, J. Sklar M. The Black Leather Jacket. an online update for Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, October, 2011.

  • Dunne, L.E. (2012) 3D Simulation in the Apparel Design Curriculum. In Duin, Nater, and Anklesaria (Eds.), Cultivating Change in the Academy: 50+ Stories from the Digital Frontlines at the University of Minnesota in 2012 (pp. 37-45). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.

  • Dunne, L.E., Zhang, V., and Terveen, L. (2012) An Investigation of Contents and Use of the Home Wardrobe. Proceedings of the ACM UbiComp Conference on Ubiquitous Computing, Pittsburgh, PA.

  • Dunne, L.E., Gioberto, G., Ramesh, V., and Koo, H. (2011) Measuring Movement of Denim Trousers for Garment-Integrated Sensing Applications. Proc. of the ACM Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, Boston, MA, USA.

  • Dunne, L.E., Gioberto, G., and Koo, H. (2011) A Method of Measuring Garment Movement for Wearable Sensing. Proc. of the 15th IEEE International Symposium on Wearable Computers, San Francisco, CA, USA.

  • Gioberto, G., and Dunne, L.E. (2012) Theory and Characterization of a Top-Thread Coverstitched Stretch Sensor. Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics. Seoul, S. Korea.

  • Gioberto, G., and Dunne, L.E. (2012) Garment Positioning and Drift in Garment-Integrated Sensing. Proc. of the International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Newcastle, UK.

  •  McKinney, E., Bye, E. & LaBat, K. (2012). Building patternmaking theory: a case study of published patternmaking practices for pants. International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education DOI: 10.1080/17543266.2012.666269

  • Kim, D-E & LaBat, K. (in press). An exploratory study of users’ evaluations of the accuracy and fidelity of a 3D garment simulation, Textile Research Journal.

  • Kim, D-E & LaBat, K. (2010). Design process for developing a liquid cooling garment hood. Ergonomics. 53(6), 818-828.

  • Koo, H., and Dunne, L.E. (2011) Enhancing Visibility in Bicycling Apparel Using Integrated Flashing LEDs. Proc. of the First International Conference on Smart Design, Nottingham, UK.

  • LaBat, K. & Kim, Hye-Young. (coming in 2013) co-editors, focused issue on Fashion and Health, Clothing and Textiles Research Journal.

  • LaBat, K. & Sokolowski, S.  (2012). Olympic Dress, Uniforms, and Fashion. The Berg Fashion Library. September,

  •  LaBat, K. & Ryan, K. (2009) Design and medicine collaborate using digital technology. Australasian Medical Journal, 1(10), 92-92.

  • Ryan, K. & LaBat, K. (2009) Addressing the challenges of patient-centered design. Australasian Medical Journal, 1(13), 204-210.

  • McKinney, E., Bye, E., LaBat, K. (2012). Building patternmaking theory: A case study of published. Patternmaking practices for pants, International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education. 1-15.

  •  Park, J and DeLong M. Woods, E. (2011). Exploring Communication between Designer and the User through Eye-Tracking Technology. International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education.

  • Sohn, M. & Bye, E. (2012). Visual analysis of body shape changes during pregnancy. International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education, DOI:10.1080/17543266.2011.649792

  • Watkins, S.M. and Dunne, L.E. (Under contract, Publication 2014) Functional Clothing Design: Sportswear to Space Suits. Oxford: Berg Publishers.