Call for papers: Research Journal of Textile and Apparel

 I would like to invite you to submit your research articles to Research Journal of Textile and Apparel (RJTA) which is published by The Hong Kong Institution of Textile and Apparel. The RJTA is led by Editor-in-Chief, Professor Jin-lian HU (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong).

 In particular, the journal aims to have a strong representation of the current developments of scientific research results that introduce new concepts, innovative technologies, and improved understanding of materials and processing, management, design and retailing related to fiber, yarn, fabric, dyeing and finishing, apparel for different applications. Papers on broad areas of topics pertinent to the soft materials and goods will be published in the Journal, including:

– Polymeric and fibrous materials

– Fiber, yarn, textile, and clothing technologies

– Management, marketing andretailing of the textile and clothing

– Design of textile and Fashion

 For more information and instructions for authors, please visit the website Manuscripts can be submitted through our web service

Special Issue

We welcome ideas from you, to be a Guest Editor, to formulate Special Issue in RJTA. Please submit a brief proposal which will then be considered by our Publications Committee. Some accepted proposals:

– Revival of natural dyes and its influence on synthetic textiles using modern techniques

– Integration of Fashion and Textile Design with Materials and Technology

I sincerely hope you can accept this invitation and look forward to hearing from you in due course.

With best wishes, Prof. Jin-lian HU


Research Journal of Textile and Apparel (

c/o Institute of Textiles and Clothing

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel: (852) 2766-6437

Fax: (852) 2773-1432


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