Human Centered Design Group
  • Research skill : Smart textile structures, sensors and flexible textile actuators
  • Full professor – Section CNU :
  • Docteur Honoris Causa, Université technique «  Gh. Asachi »,  lasi, Roumanie
Research expertises
  • Multifunctional and intelligent textiles,
  • Flexible screens,
  • Smart clothes,
  • Intelligent parachutes,
  • Hybrid systems, modelling, identification & control
Links
  • Publications on ResearchGate : here
  • Thesis : here
  • Rescue garment – VFIC
  • Flexible photovoltaic in textile structures – Dickson Constant
  • Textile sensors for parachites – DGA
  • Cosmetics – Clarins
  • Medical applications, controlled drug release
  • Doctor Honoris Causa, Industrial Engineering Area, Technical University « Gh. Asachi », lasi, Romania
  • Communicative & Intelligent textiles,
  • Automation – Continuous and discrete systems,
  • Virtual Reality
  • Computer Networks

BOOKS

  • Systèmes intelligents intégrés aux structures textiles Broché – 2012 – de Xuyuan Tao (Auteur), Vladan Koncar (Auteur), Claude Dufour (Auteur) – 2012
  • Smart textiles and their applications – 2016
  • Smart Textiles for in situ Monitoring of Composites – 2018

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  • Head of Gemtex Laboratory  – 2009 / 2015
  • President of AUTEX (Association of Universities for TEXtile) – 2007 / 2010
  • Member of the jury (expert committee) of the Theophile Legrand International Prize for Textile Innovation
  • Pedagogical Tutoring of International Academic Exchanges: University of Saint Petersburg Russia and Kaunas University, Lithuania
  • Provisional Administration of ENSAIT, Roubaix – 2013
  • Research Director of ENSAIT, Roubaix -2009 / 2014
  • Director of the GEMTEX scientific laboratory of ENSAIT – 2009 / 2015
  • Evaluator for the ANRT, AERES
  • Member of the Commission of Specialists of ENSAIT – 2005 / present
  • Elected member of the Scientific Council of ENSAIT – 2009 / 2012
  • Elected member of the Board of Directors of ENSAIT – 2015 / present
  • Elected member of the Board of Directors of ENSAIT – 2010 / 2012
  • Chairman of the Disciplinary Council at ENSAIT