Department of Clothing

Department of Clothing

The Department of Clothing was setup with a vision to en-kindle some of the brightest technical minds of the country and equip them with all skills necessary to manage the clothing industry.

The Department envisions producing successful graduates who will be capable of leading the fast faced paced changing scenarios of today’s apparel industry through intellect, innovation and values. Research and educational activities are conducted by proficient, devoted and well-qualified faculty and staff members having ample experience in various fields of garment manufacturing.

An active Interaction with industry is the main feature of our Teaching Philosophy, Industrial Visits, internships, symposiums and participation in workshops and industrial exhibitions are frequently carried out for students learning.

Department of Clothing is also dynamically involved in providing consultancy services to the textile industry and other public sector organizations. Various national level projects were carried out with success by the department during recent years.

 

Department of Clothing offers following degree programs

  1. BS Clothing
  2. MS Advance Clothing & Fashion

Research Areas

  • Sustainable clothing
  • Smart apparel
  • Functional clothing
  • Protective clothing
  • Apparel merchandising and sourcing / Supply chain
  • Sports wear
  • Industrial engineering / Quality management

 

2020

1

Sheraz Ahmad, Karamat Subhani, Abher Rasheed, Munir Ashraf, Ali Afzal, Babar Ramzan, and Zahid Sarwar. , "Development of Conductive Fabrics by Using Silver Nanoparticles for Electronic Applications", Journal of Electronic Materials, Vol. 49, No. 2, (2020), pp.2

2

Dyeing and Colorfastness Properties of Tencel Fabric Treated with Natural dye Extracted from Orange Peel, "Tayyab Naveed, Aijaz Ahmed Babar, Sayed Yaseen Rashdi, Faisal Rehman, Muhammad Awais Naeem, Wei Wang, Mudassar Abbas, and MUHAMMAD BABAR RAMZAN. ", Surface Review and Letters (2020), Vol. , No. , (2020), pp.

3

Simultaneous Customers and SupplierÔÇÖs Prioritization: An AHP-Based Fuzzy Inference Decision Support System (AHP-FIDSS), "Muhammad Imran, Mujtaba Hassan Agha, Waqas Ahmed, Biswajit Sarkar, and Muhammad Babar Ramzan", International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, Vol. 22, No. 8, (2020), pp.8

4

Sheraz Ahmad, Karamat Subhani, Abher Rasheed, Munir Ashraf, Ali Afzal, Babar Ramzan & Zahid Sarwar, "Development of conductive fabrics by using silver nanoparticles for smart applications", Journal of Electronic Materials , Vol. 49, No. , (2020), pp.

5

Design, development and characterization of textile stitch-based piezoresistive sensors for wearable monitoring, "Nauman Ali Choudhry, Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, Lyndon Arnold and Lijing Wang ", Journal of Electronic Materials , Vol. 20, No. 18, (2020), pp.18

6

Asna Mubashraa, Nabeel Aminb, Abher Rasheed, "User Centred Design Conceptualisation of Upper Body Clothing for Female Hemiplegia Patients", International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change, Vol. 14, No. 12, (2020), pp.12

2019

7

Ramzan, Muhammad Babar, Abher Rasheed, Zulfiqar Ali, Sheraz Ahmad, Muhammad Salman Naeem, and Ali Afzal, "Impact of wash types and stitching parameters on shrinkage of knitwear made from pique fabric", International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, Vol. , No. , (2019), pp.

8

Babar Ramzan, Muhammad, Shehreyar Mohsin Qureshi, Sonia Irshad Mari, Muhammad Saad Memon, Mandeep Mittal, Muhammad Imran, and Muhammad Waqas Iqbal, "Effect of Time-Varying Factors on Optimal Combination of Quality Inspectors for Offline Inspection Station", Mathematics , Vol. 7, No. 1, (2019), pp.1

9

Mari, Sonia Irshad, Muhammad Saad Memon, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Sheheryar Mohsin Qureshi, and Muhammad Waqas Iqbal. , "Interactive Fuzzy Multi Criteria Decision Making Approach for Supplier Selection and Order Allocation in a Resilient Supply Chain. ", Mathematics , Vol. 07, No. 2, (2019), pp.2

10

Ateequr Rehman , Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Muhammad Shafiq, Abher Rasheed, Muhammad Salman Naeem, and Matteo Mario Savino, "Productivity Improvement Through Time Study Approach: A Case Study from an Apparel Manufacturing Industry of Pakistan", Procedia Manufacturing, Vol. 39, No. , (2019), pp.

11

Amir Shahzad, Zulfiqar Ali Malik, Usman Ali, Zubair Khaliq, Ick Soo Kim, Tanver Hussain, Qamar Khan, Muhammad Zubair, Abher Rasheed, "Development and characterization of conductive ring spun hybrid yarns", Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. 110, No. 1, (2019), pp.1

12

Amir Shahzad, Abher Rasheed, Zubair Khaliq, Muhammad Bilal Qadir, Muhammad Qamar Khan, Syed Talha Ali Hamdani, Zulfiqar Ali, Ali Afzal, Muhammad Irfan, Muhammad Shafiq & Ick Soo Kim, "Processing of metallic fiber hybrid spun yarns for better electrical conductivity", Materials and Manufacturing Processes , Vol. 34, No. 9, (2019), pp.9

2018

13

Kang, Chang Wook, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Biswajit Sarkar, and Muhammad Imran, "Effect of inspection performance in smart manufacturing system based on human quality control system", The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology,, Vol. 94, No. 9-12, (2018), pp.9-12

14

Imran, Muhammad, Changwook Kang, and Muhammad Babar Ramzan., " Medicine supply chain model for an integrated healthcare system with uncertain product complaints 13-28 (46).", Journal of Manufacturing System, Vol. 46, No. 1, (2018), pp.1

15

Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, Nauman Ali, Ateeq ur Rehman & Muhammad Babar Ramzan , "Geometrical model to calculate the consumption of sewing thread for 504 over-edge stitch", The Journal of The Textile Institute, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

16

Nauman Ali, Sheraz Ahmad, Babar Ramzan & Abher Rasheed, "Development and characterization of textile based pressure sensors for wearable applications (in press)", Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

2017

17

Muhammad Qamar Tusief , Nabeel Amin, Nasir Mahmood, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, and Hafiz Rehan Saleem, "The Role of Yarn counts and Polyester/Cotton blends in Comfort of Knitted Fabric ", Pakistan journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, Vol. 60, No. 3, (2017), pp.3

18

M.B. Ramzan, S.M. Qureshi, M. Ullah, M.S. Memon and M.A. Siddiqui, "Assessment of the Extent of Implementation of Quality Management System (QMS) and Cost of Quality (COQ) Concepts - A Case from a Developing Country. ", The Journal of Engineering Research (TJER), Vol. 14, No. 2, (2017), pp.2

19

A. Afzal, S. Ahmad, A. Rasheed, M. Mohsin, F. Ahmad, Y. Nawab, "Characterization and statistical modelling of thermal resistance of cotton/polyester blended double layer interlock knitted fabrics", Thermal Science, Vol. 21, No. , (2017), pp.

20

S. Ahmad, M. Ashraf, A. Ali, K. Shaker, M. Umair, A. Afzal, A. Rasheed and Y. Nawab, "Preparation of Conductive Polyethylene Terephthalate Yarns by Deposition of Silver & Copper Nanoparticles", Fibers and Textiles in Eastern Europe, Vol. 25,5, No. 125, (2017), pp.125

21

A. Afzal, S. Ahmad, A. Rasheed, F. Ahmad, F. Iftikhar and Y. Nawab, "Influence of Fabric Parameters on Thermal Comfort Performance of Double Layer Knitted Interlock Fabrics", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1, (2017), pp.1

22

M. Umair, K. Shakir, Y. Nawab, A. Rasheed, S. Ahmed, "A Study on the Twist Loss in Weft Yarn During Air Jet Weaving ", Journal of Engineered Fibres and Fabrics, Vol. 12, No. 4, (2017), pp.4

2016

23

M. Mohsin, N. Sarwar, S. Ahmad, A. Rasheed, F. Ahmed, A. Afzal and S. Zafar, "Maleic acid crosslinking of C-6 fluorocarbon as oil and water repellent finish on cellulosic fabrics", Joural of Cleaner Production, Vol. 112, No. 4, (2016), pp.4

24

Ramzan, M. B., & Kang, C. W., "Minimization of inspection cost by determining the optimal number of quality inspectors in the garment industry", Indian Journal of Fiber and Textile Research, Vol. , No. , (2016), pp.

25

Ramzan, M. B., Kang, C. W., & Sarkar, B., "A review paper on offline inspection of finished and semi-finished products and emerging research directions", Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research, Vol. , No. , (2016), pp.

2015

26

S. Ahmad, F. Ahmad, A. Afzal, A. Rasheed, M. Mohsin , N. Ahmad, "Effect of weave structure on thermo-physiological properties of cotton fabrics", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 15, No. 1, (2015), pp.1

27

Khubab Shaker, Muhammad Umair, Muhammad Maqsood, Yasir Nawab, Sheraz Ahmad, Abher Rasheed, Munir Ashraf, Abdul Basit, "A Statistical Approach for Obtaining the Controlled Woven Fabric Width", AUTEX Research Journal, Vol. 15, No. 4, (2015), pp.4

2014

28

Ali Afzal, Tanveer Hussain, Mumtaz Hassan Malik, Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, Abdul Basit, Ahsan Nazir, "Investigation and modeling of air permeability of Cotton/Polyester blended double layer interlock knitted fabrics", Fibres and Polymers , Vol. 15, No. 7, (2014), pp.7

29

A. Afzal T. Hussain, M. Mohsin A. Rasheed, S. Ahmad, "Statistical models for predicting the thermal resistance of polyester/cotton blended interlock knitted fabrics", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 85, No. , (2014), pp.

30

M. Mohsin, U. Farooq, N. Ramzan, A. Rasheed, S. Ahmad, M. Ahsan , "Softener impact on environment friendly low and zero formaldehyde cross-linker performance for cotton", Industria Textila, Vol. 65, No. , (2014), pp.

31

A. Rasheed, S. Ahmad, M.Mohsin, F. Ahmad, A. Afzal , "Geometrical model to calculate the consumption of sewing thread for 301 lockstitch", Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. 105, No. 12, (2014), pp.12

32

S.Naeem, A. Mazari, F.Iftikhar, "Effect of sewing speed on seam strength", Vlakna a Textil Fibers and Textiles, Vol. 2, No. , (2014), pp.

2013

33

M. Mohsin, A. Rasheed, A. Farooq, M. Ashraf, A. Shah, "Environment friendly finishing of sulphur, vat, direct and reactive dyed cotton fabric", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 53, No. , (2013), pp.

34

A. Rasheed, X. Zeng and S. Thomassey, "An approach to design a fuzzy logic model for ease allowance calculation in a loose fitting knee length ladies trouser", Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, Vol. 8, No. 4, (2013), pp.4

35

Malik, M. H., Malik, Z. A., Hussain, T., & Ramzan, M. B., "Effect of sewing parameters and wash type on the dimensional stability of knitted garments", Autex Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2013), pp.

2011

36

Faisal, C. M. N., Azher, E. M. K., Ramzan, E. B., & Malik, M. S. A., "Cloud Computing: SMEs Issues and UGI based Integrated Collaborative Information System to Support Pakistani Textile SMEs", Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business. IJCRB,, Vol. , No. , (2011), pp.

2020

1

Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Ateeq ur Rehman, Muhammad Salman Naeem, "Comparative Study of Different CAD Systems of Garment Industry", 2nd International Conference on Technical Textiles , Venue: NTU, Faisalabad, Pakistan,, (2020)

2

Estimation of Cost of Quality of a Garment Manufacturing Line to Reduce Cost of Failure, "Estimation of Cost of Quality of a Garment Manufacturing Line to Reduce Cost of Failure", International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. , Venue: Detroit, MI, USA, (2020)

2019

3

Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Ateeq ur Rehman, M. Salman Naeem, "Evaluation of implementation of lean manufacturing in apparel industries", International Conference on Value Addition & Innovation in Textiles (COVITEX), Venue: NTU, Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2019)

4

Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Abher Rasheed, Ateeq ur Rehman, Muhammad Salman Naeem , "Implementation of Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) in Garment Manufacturing Industry ", International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Venue: Pilsen, Czech Republic, (2019)

5

Ateeq ur Rehmana, Muhammad Babar Ramzana*, Muhammad Shafiqb, Abher Rasheeda, Muhammad Salman Naeema, Matteo Savinoc, "Productivity improvement through time study approach: A case study from an apparel manufacturing industry of Pakistan", International Conference on Production Research Manufacturing Innovation: Cyber Physical Manufacturing, Venue: Chicago, Illinois (USA), (2019)

6

Ateeq, ur Rehman, Abher Rasheed, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, and Muhammad Salman Naeem. , "Comparison of Fabric Hand with Sensory Comfort for Knitted Clothes", Indonesian Textile Conference: textile 4.0 clothing and beyond , Venue: Penerbit Politeknik STTT Bandung. Indonesia, (2019)

7

Ateeq ur Rehman, Dr. Abher Rasheed, Dr. Babar Ramzan, Dr. M. Salman Naeem, "Subjective evaluation vs wearing comfort; a study of knitted fabrics", International Conference on Value Addition & Innovation in Textiles (COVITEX), Venue: NTU, Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2019)

8

Mariam Jabbar, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Muhammad Khurram, Khubab Shaker, Naseer Ahmed, "Enhancing production efficiency of a garment manufacturing unit by using DMAIC methodology", International Conference on Value Addition & Innovation in Textiles (COVITEX), Venue: NTU, Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2019)

9

1. A. Rehman, A. Rasheed, M. Babar Ramzan, M. Salman Naeem, "Fabric Hand Vs Sensory Comfort; A Comparative Study of Knitted Clothes", 3rd Indonesian Textile Conference, Venue: Bandung, Indonesia, (2019)

2018

10

Ateeq ur Rehman, Abher Rasheed, Tanveer Hussain, Munir Ashraf, Sheraz Ahmad, Babar Ramzan, Nauman Ali, "Effect of Different Processing Techniques and Softener Treatments on the Surface Friction of Cotton Fabric", The Fiber Societyĺs 2018 Spring Conference, Venue: Tokyo, Japan, (2018)

11

Nauman Ali, Abher Rasheed, Nadeem Nasir, Nasir Mahmood, Sheraz Ahmad and Mariam Jabbar, "Development of a smart garment for the performance evaluation of athletes", AUTEX 2018 ľ 18th World Textile Conference, Venue: Istanbul, TURKEY, (2018)

12

Ateeq ur Rehman, Abher Rasheed, Tanveer Husain, Munir Ahmed, Sheraz Ahmad, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, and Nauman Ali., "Effect of Different Processing Techniques and Softener Treatments on the Surface Friction of Cotton Fabric ", Fiber Society Conference on Fibers and Textiles for Value Creation in Connected Industries , Venue: Tokyo, Japan, (2018)

13

Muhammad Salman Naeem, Zafar Javed, Abher Rasheed, Muhammad Babar Ramzan, Zuhaib Ahmad, Hafiz Affan Abid, "Removal of Acid Red from Aquous Media Using Activated Carbon From Acrylic Waste", Emerging Trends in Knitting, Venue: NTU, Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2018)

14

Amir Shahzad, Abher Rasheed, Zulfiqar Ali and Bilal Qadir, "Characterization of hybrid smart yarns engineered for versatile applications in sportswear, medical, and multifunctional textiles", Fibre Society Conference, Venue: Tokyo Japan, (2018)

15

4. A. Rehman, A. Rasheed, T. Hussain, M. Ashraf, S. Ahmad, Babar Ramzan and N. Ali, "Effect of different processing techniques and softner treatments on the surface friction of cotton fabric", Fibre Society Conference, Venue: Tokyo Japan, (2018)

16

M. Salman Naeem, Syed Zameer Ul Hassan, Zafar Javed, Abher Rasheed, Zuhaib Ahmed, Hafiz Affan Abid, Saima Javed, "Electrical conductivity and EMI shielding application of high loft non-woven web from acrylic fibrous waste", ICAET, Venue: Quetta Pakistan, (2018)

2017

17

M. Jabbar, A. Rasheed, N. Mehmood, A. Afzal and N. Ali, "Characterization of conductive threads for heating textiles", ICTT, Venue: Faisalabad Pakistan, (2017)

18

Mariam Jabbar, Abher Rasheed, Nasir Mehmood, Ali Afzal, Nauman Ali, "Characterization of conductive threads for heating applications", 1st International Conference on Technical Textiles (ICTT-2017), Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

2016

19

Abher Rasheed, Nauman Ali, Sheraz Ahmad, "Smart Textiles: Engine for Economic Growth", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles (NCTT-2016), Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2016)

20

Kang, C. W. & Ramzan, M. B., "Statistical Approach for Evaluation of Quality Inspection Skill", 19th QMOD-ICQSS Conference organized by Lunds University, Link´┐Żping University of Sweden and University of Roma Tre. Italy., Venue: Itlay, (2016)

21

M.B. Ramzan, S.M. Qureshi, M. Ullah, M.S. Memon, and M.A. Siddiqui, "Assessment of the Extent of Implementation of QMS and COQ Concepts - A Case from a Developing Country", International Conference on Applied Mechanics and Industrial Systems (ICAMIS-Oman-2016), Venue: Muscat, Oman., (2016)

2015

22

M. Jabbar, Y. Nawab and M. Ashraf , "Analysis of thermal and mechanical stability of self-healing composite using finite element methods", IBCAST, 12th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, Venue: National Centre for Physics Road, Islamabad, Pakistan, (2015)

23

F. Iftikhar, A. Rasheed, N. Mehmood, F. Ahmad , "Development of heating pad for medical applications", ITMC, Venue: Casablanca Morocco, (2015)

2014

24

F.Iftikhar, M.Hadi, S.Ahmad, F.Ahmad, "Combined effect of seams and stitches on seam strength and drape of woven garments", 1st International Young Engineers Convention, Venue: UET Lahore, Pakistan, (2014)

25

A.Rasheed, I.Akhtar, F.Iftikhar, A.Afzal, "Modelling of sewing thread consumption for stitch class 301", 1st International Young Engineers Convention, Venue: UET Lahore, Pakistan, (2014)

26

A.Siddique, W.Ibrahim, F.Iftikhar, "Development of dyeing method for Acrylic fibers using Microwave and its advantages over conventional dyeing methods", 1st International Young Engineers Convention, Venue: UET Lahore, Pakistan, (2014)

27

Ramzan, M. B. & Kang, C. W, "Determination of Quality Workers to Minimize the Offline Inspection Cost in Garment Industry. ", Proceedings of Korea Society for Quality Management., Venue: Seoul South Korea, (2014)

28

Ramzan, M. B. & Kang, C. W, "Optimization of Quality Inspectors to Minimize the Offline Inspection Cost. ", Conference organized by Korean Society of Industrial Engineering, Seoul., Venue: Seoul South Korea, (2014)

29

A. Rasheed, I. Akhtar, F. Iftikhar, A. Afzal, "Modeling of sewing thread consumption for Stitch Class 301", FIYEC, Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2014)

30

S. Ahmad, I. Akhtar, A. Rasheed, N. Ahmad, "An Approach to fabric drape measurement: Design and development of a digital drape meter", FIYEC, Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2014)

31

A. Basit, H. Akbar, A. Rasheed, "An antibacterial patientĺs gown: Design and Development", FIYEC, Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2014)

2013

32

M. W. Arshad, M. I. Akhtar and A. Rasheed , "Effect of TiO2 nano-particles on physical and mechanical properties of cotton fabric", International Conference on Textile and Clothing, Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2013)

2012

33

M. Decrette, A. Rasheed, J.-Y. Drean and J.-F. Osselin , "Image analysis of the thermographs for interface pressure distribution measurement", 41st Textile Research symposium, Venue: Guimaraes, Portugal, (2012)

34

A. Rasheed, J.-Y. Drean and A. Sinoimeri , "Development and integration of a textile pressure sensor in a car seat for interface pressure distribution measurement", AUTEX-2012, Venue: Zadar, Croatia, (2012)

2011

35

A. Rasheed, J.-Y. Drean and J.-F. Osselin , "IR Technology: A tool to study the pressure distribution in a car seat", ITMC-2011, Venue: Casablanca, Morocco, (2011)

36

A. Rasheed, J.-Y. Drean and J.-F. Osselin , "Study of pressure distribution on a car seat by using IR Technology", AUTEX-2011, Venue: ENSISA Mulhouse, (2011)

37

A. Rasheed, X. Zeng and S. Thomassey , " An approach to design a fuzzy logic model for ease allowance calculation in a knee length ladies trouser", International Conference on Textile and Clothing (ICTC 2011), Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2011)

2007

38

A. Rasheed, M Adil and N Amin , "Implementation status of quality management practices in Pakistanĺs apparel industry", International Conference on Futuristic Trends in Textiles (ICFT 2007), Venue: Jalandhar India, (2007)

2006

39

A. Rasheed, N. Amin and Rafaqat Ali, "Derivation of a numerical formula for sewing thread calculation of lock stitch", International Conference on Textile and Clothing (ICTC 2006), Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2006)

40

Mushtaq Mangat, A. Rasheed , "Correlation between stitching thread parameters and garment productivity", International Conference on Textile and Clothing (ICTC 2006), Venue: Lahore Pakistan, (2006)

3D Body Scanner
  • 3D Body Scanner
Auto Pattern Sewing Machgine
  • Auto Pattern Sewing Machgine
Buck Press for Denim
  • Buck Press for Denim
Computerized Embroidery Machine
  • Computerized Embroidery Machine
Computerized Embroidery Machine 02
  • Computerized Embroidery Machine 02
Garment Plotter
  • Garment Plotter
Pad Printing Machine
  • Pad Printing Machine
Pattern Degitizing Table
  • Pattern Degitizing Table
Ultra Sonic Sewing Machine
  • Ultra Sonic Sewing Machine
UPS Unit Production System
  • UPS Unit Production System

Contact Name:
Dr. Abher Rasheed
Position: Assistant Professor / Chairman
Contact Telephone:
(+92) 41-9230081-90 EXT: 215
Contact Fax:
+92 (41) 9230098
Office Address:
Department of Clothing,National Textile University , Faisalabad-37610, Pakistan
E-Mail:
chairmandgm@ntu.edu.pk