Performance
Apparel
Design
Lab 

The Performance Apparel Design Lab is a group of researchers at Cornell University working on developing wearable solutions and studying functional garments, with a focus on inclusive design approaches.

Research

Our research projects shape and change the world around us, providing wearable solutions to improve human well-being, health, safety and comfort through smart technology and creative design ideas. Learn more about our research and projects.

Publications
  • Beaudette, E., Kan, E., & Park, H. (2021, In revision). Exploration of Wearable Position Sensing based on RFID Technology and Machine Learning. Clothing and Textile Research Journal (Impact factor: 1.12).

  • Du Puis, J., Goodge, K., Forstenhausler, L., Maher, M., Frey, M., Baytar, F., & Park, H. (2021, Under review). Cloth Face Mask Fit and Functionality for Children 4-6 Years Old, Fashion and Textiles (Impact factor: 1.12).

News & Media
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ITAA AWARD

PADL LinkedIn Page

Lauren's paper has been selected as the second-place winner in the Student Best Paper Competition ITAA.

IGNITE AWARD

Center for Technology Licensing

Professor Park's Gait-Monitoring Fiber Optic Shoe Insole has been selected for the IGNITE:Research Acceleration fund.

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EXHIBITION

Cornell Library Platform

Check out a new digital exhibition about circus costume and its influence on fashion, curated by Jenny Leigh.

Student Projects

Explore the student projects from Professor Park's classes.

If you are a graduate student or postdoc and are interested in joining our team, please get in touch with us at hp347@cornell.edu.