Cornell performance apparel design lab (Director: Professor Huiju Park) is to develop wearable solutions to improve human well-being, health, safety and comfort through application of smart technologies and creative design ideas in emphasis on understanding of human factors and technologies.
The research focus includes development of wearable technologies, design and evaluation of protective apparel, functional clothing and sports apparel. Cornell Performance Apparel Lab is pushing boundary of wearable design through adoption of emerging technologies and multidisciplinary approach in active collaboration with material and computer scientists, and engineering faculty and students.
Prof. Huiju Park was named as the winner of 2020 ITAA Mid-Career Excellence Award click here for article
Prof. Huiju Park was named as the winner of 2018 ITAA Paper of Distinction Award (Textile & Apparel Science Track)