|| Lubos Hes
|Professor & Head, Dept. Textile Evaluation, College of Textiles
Year: Degree: Institution: Field of study:
1999 Full Prof. Techn. Univ. Liberec, Czech Rep. Text. Science & Technol.
1995 Assoc. Prof. hab. Univ. of MINHO, Portugal Clothing Physiology
1994 Assoc. Prof. hab. Technical University, Liberec Thermal Comfort of Fabrics
1993 D.Sc. Technical University, Liberec Measurements on Textiles
1984 Assoc. Prof . Technical University, Liberec Textile Technology
1977 Ph.D. Techn. Univ. Brno, Czech Rep. Thermal Proc. of yarns
1968 M.Sc. Technical University, Liberec Design of Text. Machines
2000 - 2005 TU Liberec Head Dept. of Textile Evaluation, Faculty of textiles
1992-1999 Invited Assoc. Prof. of the Department of Textile Engineering
Univ. do Minho Tuition: Winding, Texturing, Nonwovens. Clothing Comfort, Supervision:
Portugal MSc and PhD thesis. Comfort measuring instruments design
1990 (3 months) United Nations expert on mission in India. Chief Technical Advisor for
UNDP Delhi modernisation of Indian textile machinery and technology
1984-1990 Head of the Department of Non-woven textiles. Tuition: Technology of
TU Liberec Nonwovens, Texturing and Thermal Processing of Textiles
1980-1984 Project Leader (Yarn texturing machines) till 1980. Assoc. Head of Dept. for
Res. Inst. Text. Finishing Technologies. Design of instruments for the measurement of yarn
Mach. Liberec and fabric temperature.
Membership in professional societies and editorial boards:
Fiber Society, Princeton, USA (since 1989). Textile Institute Manchester (Hon. Secretary of Czech group).
IMEKO (International Soc. for Technical Measurements), Prague, Member of National Committee.
Editorial boards: TEXTILIA textile professional journal (Brasil), Journal of Natural Fibres (USA),
Reserach Journal of Textiles and Clothing (Hong Kong), Fibres and Textiles (Slovakia).
Research and development activities:
Patents granted: 51, incl. 7 patents in Western Europe and Japan, 2 pat. USA, 4 licences of know how sold.
New devices applied in Textile Industry: 2 kinds of yarn texturing machines, 2 kinds of fabric thermal treat-
ment machines, 8 different measuring instruments, together about 90 pieces in Europe, USA, Asia and Brasil
Invited to lecture in professional courses: India IIT (1990), Taiwan TTRI (1997 - 2004, 1 month/year),
Canada St. Hyacinthe (1999), Hong Kong PolyU (2000, 2 months), Dresden TU, ITB (2001 - 2005, 2 months/year).
Languages: Czech, English, German, Portugues, Russian (active knowledge), Spanish (passive knowledge)
Publications (altogether about 240):
Books: 4 – Yarn Texturing Machines, Prague 1990 (in Czech), Yarn Texturing Technol. EUROTEX 1994 (in
English), Thermal Comfort of Garments Made of Textured Yarns, China Text. Inst., Taipei 1998 (in Chinese),
Fundaments of Clothing Comfort, CTI Taipei 2000 (in Chinese), Clothing Comfort, TU Liberec 2005 (in Czech).
Theses, UNIDO reports: 7, papers on large International Conferences: 84, papers in Czech language: 91
Papers in International Journals: 45, selected papers published in refereed internat journals as follows:
Tzanov T., Hes, L. et al: Quality Control of Silicone Softener Application. Text. Res. J. 68, 1998, p. 749-755
Hes, L., Fatima, M., Cavaco-Paulo, A.: The Effect of Selected Mechanical Properties on the Level of Puckering of Cotton fabrics after Washing. Int. J. of Clothing Sci. and Technol., 9, 1997, No.3, p. 188-192
Hes, L., Hejzlarová, H.: Thermal-contact properties of PES/Wool woven fabrics under simulated wear. Textile Asia 27, 1996, No.11, p. 53-56
Hes, L., De Araújo, M., Storová, R.: Thermal-Comfort Properties of Socks Containing PP Filaments. Textile Asia 27, 1996, No. 12, p. 57-59
Hes, L., De Araújo, M., Djulay, V.: The Effect of Mutual Bonding of Textile Layers on Thermal – Insulation and Thermal – contact Properties of Fabric Assemblies, Textile Res. Journal 66 , 1996, p. 245-250
Further information is available from Secretariat, Donghua University
Shanghai, 201620, P.R.China