Welcome to

 The Research Institute for Flexible Materials (RiFLEX)

 RiFLEX was established with the remit to undertake funded research, PhD supervision, continuous education, conferences, publishing and community networking


RiFlEX, through its director, edits the International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology now in year 24th of publishing technical papers. It also leads in vetting and developing new scholarly books by the international scientific publisher Taylor and Francis as Series editor for all Textile Engineering titles. The director is a member of a wide international network of conferences, other journal editorial boards and government and he is external assessor for research grant proposals in academies of Finland, Belgium, Sweden, Switzerland, Greece, Canada, Japan and Hong Kong. He is recently invited as a REF panel member for engineering by the Rumanian Ministry of Education.