2007, PhD, Chemistry, Massey University (Thesis title: Development of Durable Textile-Conductive Polymer Composites)
1993, BSc (Hons), Textile Technology (Physics), University of New South Wales
Research interests & activities
Textiles for technical and healthcare applications.
Knitting technology and knitwear product development. Recent activities have focused on footwear (shoe, sock) applications.
Thermophysiological comfort properties of apparel systems, especially of the foot-sock-shoe system.
Intelligent wearable materials (â€˜smart textilesâ€™), specifically applications of electrically conductive textiles.
FRST Bright Futures Enterprise Scholarship for PhD study in Chemistry at Massey University (2000-2003).
WRONZ Study Award for undergraduate study in Textile Technology at the University of New South Wales (1990-1993).
Hassan, M.M., Barker, H., Collie, S. (2015). Enhanced corrosion inhibition of mild steel by cross-linked lanolin-coatings. Progress in Organic Coatings, 78, 249-255. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.porgcoat.2014.08.012
Van Amber, R.R., Lowe, B.J., Niven, B.E., Laing, R.M., Wilson, C.A., Collie, S. (2015). The effect of fiber type, yarn structure and fabric structure on the frictional characteristics of sock fabrics. Textile Research Journal, 85(2), 115-127. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0040517514530029
Ghosh, A., Collie, S.R. (2014). Keratinous materials as novel absorbent systems for toxic pollutants. Defence Science Journal, 64(3), 209-221. http://dx.doi.org/10.14429/dsj.64.7319
Metcalf, C.D., Collie, S.R., Cranny, A.W., Hallett, G., James, C., Adams, J., Chappell, P.H., White, N.M., Burridge, J.H. (2009). Fabric-based strain sensors for measuring movement in wearable telemonitoring applications. IET Seminar Digest 12725. http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/ic.2009.0042
Park, S.W., Collie, S., Herath, C.N., Kang, B.C., Fujimoto, T. (2008). Spirality related mechanical properties of single knit fabrics of lincLITEÂ® and conventional yarns. Fibers and Polymers, 9(4), 467-475. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12221-008-0075-4
Park, S.-W., Collie, S., Herath, C.N., Kang, B.C., An, J. (2007). Dimensional stability of single jersey fabrics of LincLITEÂ® and conventional yarns. II. Fabric dimensional changes. Fibers and Polymers, 8(1), 72-78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02908162
Park, S.-W., Collie, S., Herath, C.N., Kang, B.C. (2006). Dimensional stability of single jersey fabrics of LincLITEÂ® and conventional yarns. I. Fibers and Polymers, 7(4), 398-403. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02875772
Collie, S.R. (2009). Intelligent wool apparel. In N.A.G. Johnson & I.M. Russell (Eds.), Advances in Wool Technology (1st ed., pp. 308-322). Cambridge, England: Woodhead Publishing. http://dx.doi.org/10.1533/9781845695460.2.308