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Prof. Hong Hu
Professor
Fashion & Textile Technology - Textiles
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Biography

Prof. HU Hong obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Knitting Engineering from East China Textile Institute of Science and Technology (Current Donghua University) in Shanghai in 1982, and PhD degree in Textile Engineering and Fibrous Science from National High Textile School of University of Haute Alsace in France in 1987. He was a Visiting Scholar at University of Haute Alsace from 1991 to 1992, a Visiting Professor at University of Minho in Portugal from 1992 to 2002, and a Professor specially appointed by Donghua University from 2003 to 2007. He jointed The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in June 2008 and is currently a Professor of this University. For many years, Professor HU has been teaching and researching in knitting technology, textile composites, 3D textile structures and mechanics. He is internationally recognized for his leading research work on 3D textile structures for composite reinforcement and auxetic textile materials for technical applications. Professor HU has published more than 200 scientific and technical papers in refereed journals, international conferences proceedings and technical magazines.

1982    BE in Textile Engineering, China Textile University, China
1984    MS in Textile Engineering and Fibrous Science, University of Haute Alsace, France
1987    PhD in Textile Engineering and Fibrous Science, University de Haute Alsace, France

Area of Specialization

  • Knitting Technology
  • Auxetic Textiles
  • Textile Product Development
  • Textile Structural Composites
  • Fibrous Materious Mechnics

 

Research Overview

Hu Hong

Teaching Activities

(a) Subjects Taught (for the past 3 years)

  Year Subject title Level
 2019-present Foundations of Textiles I BA
 2012-present             Fabric Technology I BA
 2017-present Guided Study in Textiles & Clothing RS
 2012-present              Fabric Technology II BA
 2011-2014 Textile Studies II BA
 2013-2015 Knitwear Technology BA
 2011-2013 Textile Studies I BA
 2011-2012 Textile Product Development                                BA

(b) Supervision of Research Postgraduate Students.

Completed: 14 PhD as Chief Supervisor, 26 MPhil as Chief Supervisor
Ongoing:  4 PhD as Chief Supervisor

Awards and Honours

Awards (selected)

  • Gold Medal – The 42nd International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva, Switzerland, 2014
  • First Award – Science and Technology Progress Award of Shangdong Province, China, 2019

Selected Publications / Museum Collections / Exhibitions / Patents

Publications (selected)

  • Adeel Zulifqar and Hong Hu*, Geometrical analysis of bi-stretch auxetic woven fabric based on re-entrant hexagonal geometry, Textile Research Journal, DOI: 10.1177/0040517519836936
  • Yu Chen, Adeel Zulifqar, Hong Hu*, Auxeticity from the folded geometry: a numerical study, Physica Status Solidi B, 2020, 257, 1900361.
  • Shuaiquan Zhao, Hong Hu*, Hasan Kamrul, Yuping Chang, Minglonghai Zhang, Development of Auxetic Warp Knitted Fabrics Based on Reentrant Geometry, Textile Research Journal, 2020, 90(3-4), 344–356.
  • Adeel Zulifqar, Tao Hua and Hong Hu*, Single and double layered bi-stretch auxetic woven fabrics made of non-auxetic yarns based on foldable geometries, Physica Status Solidi B, 2019, 1900156.
  • Ning Jiang, Yu Chen and Hong Hu*, Theoretical modelling on the deformation behaviour of auxetic tubular braid made from modified circular braiding technique, Physica Status Solidi B, 2019, 1900173.
  • Hasan Kamrul, Adeel Zulifqar and Hong Hu*, Deformation Behavior of Auxetic Woven Fabric Based on Re-entrant Hexagonal Geometry in Different Tensile Directions, Textile Research Journal, 2020, Vol. 90(3-4) 410–421.
  • Jifang Zeng, Haijian Cao and Hong Hu*, Finite Element Simulation of Auxetic Plied Yarn Structure, Textile Research Journal, 2019, 89, 3394-3400.
  • Yu Chen, Ning Jiang, Hong Hu*, Mechanical modeling of an auxetic tubular braided structure: experimental and numerical analyses, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 2019, 160, 182-190.
  • Haijian Cao, Adeel Zulifqar, Tao Hua and Hong Hu*, Bi-stretch auxetic woven fabrics based on foldable geometry, Textile Research Journal, 2019, 89(13), 2694-2712.
  • Ning Jiang and Hong Hu, A Study of Tubular Braided Structure with Negative Poisson’s Ratio Behavior, Textile Research Journal, 2018, 88(24), 2810-2824.
  • Ning Jiang and Hong Hu*, Auxetic yarn made with circular braiding technology, Physica Status Solidi B, 2018, 1800168.
  • Adeel Zulifqar and Hong Hu*, Development of bi-stretch auxetic woven fabrics based on re-entrant hexagonal geometry, Physica Status Solidi B, 2018, 1800172.
  • Jifang Zeng and Hong Hu*, A Theoretical Analysis of Deformation Behavior of Auxetic Plied Yarn Structure, Smart Materials and Structures, 2018, 27, 075003.
  • Zifeng Wang, Zhaoheng Ruan, Wing Sum Ng, Hongfei Li, Zijie Tang, Zhuoxin Liu, Yukun Wang, Hong Hu, and Chunyi Zhi, Integrating a Triboelectric Nanogenerator and a Zinc-Ion Battery on a Designed Flexible 3D Spacer Fabric, Small Methods 2018, 2, 1800150.
  • Jifang Zeng and Hong Hu,Finite Element Analysis of Three-Dimensional (3D) Auxetic Textile Composite under Compression, Polymers 2018, 10, 374.
  • Wing Sum Ng, Hong Hu, Woven Fabrics Made of Auxetic Plied Yarns, Polymers 2018, 10,
  • Yadie Yang and Hong Hu, Application of Superabsorbent Spacer Fabrics as Exuding Wound Dressing, Polymers 2018, 10, 210.
  • Yadie Yang, Thomas Bechtold, Bernhard Redl, Barnaby Caven, and Hong Hu, A novel silver-containing absorbent wound dressing based on spacer fabric, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2017, 5(33), 6786-6793.
  • Wing Sum Ng, Hong Hu, Tensile and Deformation Behavior of Auxetic Plied Yarns, Physica Status Solidi B, 2017, 254(12), 1600790.
  • Lin Zhou, Jifang Zeng, Lili Jiang, Hong Hu, Low Velocity Impact Properties of 3D Auxetic Textile Composite, Journal of Material Science, 2018, 53(5), 3899–3914.
  • Yan Huang, Wing Shan Ip, Yuen Ying Lau, Jinfeng Sun, Jie Zeng, Nga Sze Sea Yeung, Wing Sum Ng, Hongfei Li, Zengxia Pei, Qi Xue, Yukun Wang, Jie Yu, Hong Hu and Chunyi Zhi, A Weavable, Conductive Yarn-Based NiCo//Zn Textile Battery with High Energy Density and Rate Capability, ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 8953− DOI: 10.1021 / acsnano.7b03322
  • Zhengyue Wang, Hong Hu, Tensile and forming properties of auxetic spacer fabrics, Textile Research Journal, 2017, 87(16) 1925–1937.
  • Yadie Yang, Hong Hu, Spacer fabric based exuding wound dressing - Part I: Structural design, fabrication and property evaluation of spacer fabrics, Textile Research Journal, 2017, 87(12), 1469-1480.
  • Yadie Yang, Hong Hu, Spacer fabric based exuding wound dressing - Part II: Comparison with commercial wound dressings, Textile Research Journal, 2017, 87(12), 1481-1493.
  • Jifang Zeng, Hong Hu, Lin Zhou, A Study on Negative Poisson’s Ratio Effect of 3D Auxetic Orthogonal Textile Composites under Compression, Smart materials and Structures, 2017, 26(6), 065014.
  • Lili Jiang, Hong Hu, Low-velocity impact response of multilayer orthogonal structural composite with auxetic effect, Composite Structures, 2017, 169, 62-68.
  • Fuxing Chen, Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, An Experimental Study on Vibration Isolation Performance of Weft-Knitted Spacer Fabrics, Textile Research Journal, 2016, 86(20) 2225 -2235.
  • Jinfeng Sun, Yan Huang, Chenxi Fu, Yang Huang, Minshen Zhu, Xiaoming Tao, Chunyi Zhi, Hong Hu, High performance fiber-shaped PEDOT@MnO2//C@Fe3O4 asymmetric supercapacitor for wearable electronics, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2016, 4, 14877–14883.
  • Minshen Zhu, Yang Huang, Junyi Liu, Wing Ng, Zifeng Wang, Zhengyue Wang, Hong Hu, Chunyi Zhi, 3D Spacer Fabric Based Multifunctional Triboelectric Nanogenerator with Great Feasibility for Mechanized Large-scale Production, Nano Energy, 2016, 27, 439–446
  • Jinfeng Sun, Yan Huang, Chenxi Fu, Zhengyue Wang, Yang Huang, Minshen Zhu, Chunyi Zhi, Hong Hu, High-performance stretchable yarn supercapacitor based on PPY@CNTs@urethane elastic fiber core spun yarn, Nano Energy, 2016, 27, 230–237.
  • Lin Zhou, Lili Jiang, Hong Hu, Auxetic Composites Made of 3D Textile Structure and Polyurethane Foam, Physica Status Solidi B, 2016, 253(7), 1331–1341.
  • Zhaoyang Ge, Hong Hu, Shirui Liu, A novel plied yarn structure with negative Poisson’s ratio, The Journal of the Textile Institute, 2016, 107(5), 578–588.
  • Lili Jiang, Bohong Gu, Hong Hu, Auxetic Composite Made with Multilayer Orthogonal Structural Reinforcement, Composite Structures, 2016, 135, 23-29.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Compressive mechanics of warp-knitted spacer fabrics. Part I: a constitutive model, Textile Research Journal, 2016, 86(1), 3–12.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Compressive mechanics of warp-knitted spacer fabrics. Part II: a dynamic model, Textile Research Journal, 2015, 85(19), 2020-2029.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Vibration isolation behaviours of 3D polymeric knitted spacer fabrics under harmonic vibration testing conditions, Polymer Testing, 2015, 47, 120-129.
  • Fuxing Chen, Hong Hu, Yanping Liu, Development of weft-knitted spacer fabrics with negative stiffness effect in a special range of compression displacement, Textile Research Journal, 2015, 85(16) 1720–173.
  • Yang Huang, Yan Huang, Minshen Zhu, Wenjun Meng, Zengxia Pei, Chang Liu, Hong Hu, and Chunyi Zhi, Magnetic-Assisted, Self-Healable, Yarn-Based Supercapacitor, ACS Nano, 2015, 9 (6), 6242–6251.
  • Huang Y, Hu H, Huang Y, Zhu M, Meng W, Liu C, Pei Z, Hao C, Wang Z, Zhi C, From Industrially Weavable and Knittable Highly Conductive Yarns to Large Wearable Energy Storage Textiles, ACS Nano, 2015, 9 (5), 4766–477.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Finite element analysis of compression behaviour of warp knitted spacer fabric structure, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 2015, 94-95, 244–259.
  • Zhaoyang Ge, Hong Hu, Yanping Liu, Numerical analysis of deformation behavior of a 3D textile structure with negative Poisson’s ratio under compression, Textile Research Journal, 2015, 85(5) 548–557.
  • Zhengyue Wang, Hong Hu, A finite element analysis of an auxetic warp-knitted spacer fabric structure, Textile Research Journal, 2015, 85(4), 404–415.
  • Zhaoyang Ge, Hong Hu, A theoretical analysis of deformation behavior of an innovative 3D auxetic textile structure for composite reinforcement, The Journal of the Textile Institute, 2014, 106 (1), 101–109.
  • Huawen Hu, John H. Xin, Hong Hu, PAM/graphene/Ag ternary hydrogel: synthesis, characterization and catalytic application, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2014, 2, 11319-11333.
  • Zhengyue Wang, Hong Hu, Auxetic Materials and Their Potential Applications in Textiles, Textile Research Journal, 2014, 84(15), 1600–1611.
  • Zhengyue Wang, Hong Hu, Xueliang Xiao, Deformation behaviors of 3D auxetic spacer fabrics, Textile Research Journal, 2014, 84(13), 1361-1372.
  • Xiaonan Hou, Hong Hu, Vadim silberschmidt, Tailoring Structure of inclusion with strain-induced closure to reduce Poisson’s ratio of composite materials, Journal of Applied Physics, 2014, 115, 224903-1-8. doi: 10.1063/1.4882855 (June 2014)
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Wan-man Au, Protective Properties of Warp-knitted Spacer Fabrics under Impact in Hemispherical Form, Part I: Impact Behavior Analysis of a Typical Spacer Fabric, Textile Research Journal, 2014, 84(4), 422–434.
  • Yanping Liu, Wan-man Au, Hong Hu, Protective Properties of Warp-knitted Spacer Fabrics under Impact in Hemispherical Form, Part II: Effects of Structural Parameters and Lamination, Textile Research Journal, 2014, 84(3), 312-322.
  • Xiaonan Hou, Hong Hu, Vadim Silberschmidt, Numerical analysis of composite structures with in-plane isotropic negative Poisson’s ratio: effects of materials properties and geometry features of inclusions, Composite Part B, 2014, 58, 152-159.
  • Zhengyue Wang, Hong Hu, 3D Auxetic Warp-knitted Spacer Fabrics, Physica Status Solidi B, 2014, 251(2), 281–288.
  • Zhengkai Zhang, Hong Hu, Shirui Liu, Bingang Xu, Study of an auxetic structure made of tubes and corrugated sheets, Physica Status Solidi B, 2013 250(10), 1996-2001. DOI 10.1002/pssb.201248349 (Oct.2013)
  • Xiaonan Hou, Hong Hu, Vadim silberschmidt, A composite material with tunable Poisson’s ratio from positive to negative values, Journal of Material Science, 2013, 48, 8493–8500.
  • Zhaoyang Ge, Hong Hu, Yanping Liu, A finite element analysis of a 3D auxetic textile structure for composite reinforcement, Smart Materials and Structures, 2013, 22, 084005.
  • Z K Zhang, H Hu and B G Xu, An elastic analysis of a honeycomb structure with negative Poisson’s ratio, Smart Materials and Structures, 2013, 22, 084006.
  • Li Zhao, Hong Hu, Jianming Shen, Hairu Rong, The Use of PTT/PET Bi-component Filament for the Development of Seamless Garment, Textile Research Journal, 2013,83(12) 1283–1296.
  • Zhaoyang Ge, Hong Hu, Innovational Three-dimensional Fabric Structure with Negative Poisson's Ratio for Composite Reinforcement, Textile Research Journal, 2013, 83 (5), 543–550.
  • Zhaoqun Du and Hong Hu, A Study of Spherical Compression Properties of Knitted Spacer Fabrics Part II: Comparison with Experiments, Textile Research Journal, 2013, 83(8) 794-799.
  • Zhaoqun Du and Hong Hu, A Study of Spherical Compression Properties of Knitted Spacer Fabrics Part I: Theoretical Analysis, Textile Research Journal, 2012, 82(15): 1569-1678.
  • Xiaonan Hou, Hong Hu, Vadim Silberschmidt, A novel concept to develop composite structures with isotropic negative Poisson's ratio: effects of random inclusions, Composite Science and Technology, 2012, 72(15): 1848-1854.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Hairu Long and Li Zhao, Impact Compressive Behavior of Warp-knitted Spacer Fabrics for Protective Applications, Textile Research Journal, 2012, 82(8), 773–788.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Li Zhao and Hairu Long, Compression Behavior of Warp-knitted Spacer fabrics for Cushioning Applications, Textile Research Journal, 2012, 82(1), 11-20.
  • Xiaonan Hou, Hong Hu, Vadim V. Silberschmidt, A study of computational mechanics of 3D spacer fabric: factors affecting its compression deformation, Journal of Material Science, 2012, 47: 3989-3999.
  • Xiaolong Wang, Hong Hu, Youde Shen, Xuechang Zhou, and Zijian Zheng, Stretchable conductors of ultra-high tensile strain and stable metallic conductance enabled by pre-strained polyelectrolyte nanoplatforms, Advanced Materials, 2011, 23(27): 3090–3094.
  • Qinghong Yuan, Hong Hu and Feng Ding, Threshold barrier of carbon nanotube growth, Physical Review Letters, 2011, 107 (15), 156101-1-5.
  • Xiaonan Hou, Hong Hu, Yanping Liu and Vadim Silberschmidt, Nonlinear Compression Behavior of Warp-Knitted Spacer Fabric: Effect of Sandwich Structure, CMC: Computers, Materials and Continua, 2011, 23 (2), 119-134.
  • Li Zhao, Hong Hu, Shaohui Wang, Fuzzy-Integrative Judgment on End-use Performance of Knitted Fabrics Made with PTT Blended Yarns, Textile Research Journal, 2011, 81 (17), 1739-1747. DOI: 10.1177/0040517511410103. (Oct. 2011)
  • Hong Hu, Zhengyue Wang, Su Liu, Development of Auxetic Fabrics Using Flat Knitting Technology, Textile Research Journal, 2011, 81 (14), 1493-1502.
  • Yanhua Xu, Hong Hu and Xinlin Yuan, Geometrical Analysis of Co-woven-knitted Preform for Composite Reinforcement, The Journal of the Textile Institute, 2011, 102(5), 405-418. DOI: 10.1080/00405000.2010.482346 24 March 2011
  • Liu Yanping, Hong Hu, Sound Absorption Behavior of Knitted Spacer Fabrics, Textile Research Journal, 2010, 80 (18): 1949-1957.
  • Hong Hu, Mingxing Zhang, Raul Fangueiro and Mario de Araujo, Mechanical Properties of Composite Materials Made of 3D Stitched Woven-Knitted Preforms, Journal of Composite Materials, 2010, 44(14): 1753-1767. July 2010
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, A Review on Auxetic Structures and Polymeric Materials, Scientific Research and Essays, 2010, 5(10):1052–1063.
  • Yanping Liu, Hong Hu, Jimmy K. C. Lam and Su Liu, Negative Poisson’s Ratio Weft-knitted Fabrics, Textile Research Journal, 2010, 80(9): 856-863.

 

Manograph

  • Hong Hu, Minglonghai, Yanping Liu, Auxetic Textiles, ISBN: 978-0-08-102211-5, Elsevier,

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