USA-based the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA) announced May 9, 2023 that Dr. Seshadri Ramkumar, Professor at Texas Tech University is one among the three recipients of Lifetime Technical Achievement Awards. In addition to these awards, the association announced one Lifetime Service Award.
Lifetime Technical Achievement Awards are deemed as “Hall of Fame,” awards in the field of nonwovens/advanced textiles.
Prior award winners include key achievers from leading industry such as Johnson & Johnson, Kimberly-Clark, Proctor and Gamble, etc. who have been involved with the development of new polymeric materials, feminine care materials and many consumer products, which have improved our quality of life.
Seshadri Ramkumar established the nonwovens research program at Texas Tech University in 1999, which has led to the commercialization of FiberTect decontamination wipe.
Official news release from INDA is provided here: inda.org/four-nonwoven-industry-professionals-honored-with-inda-lifetime-awards.