SMDTex (Sustainable Management and Design for Textiles)

SMDTex is the erasmus Mundus join Doctorate Programme about Sustainable Management and Design for Textiles

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In each edition, SMDTex will train 8 joint PhD students for 4 years. Co-supervised by three research partners (two European and one Chinese textile universities) of the consortium, the PhD students will work in the following research areas:

Theme 1: Risk/safety and resilience in the textile value chain
Theme 2: New organisation models for sustainable textile processes and supply chain
Theme 3: Sustainability policies and sustainable consumption around the textile supply chain
Theme 4: Sustainable and innovative design processes and materials
Theme 5: Sustainable quality inspection and management in the textile supply chain
Theme 6: Personalised and virtual reality-assisted textile design



Gheorhe Asachi" Technical University of Iasi

Politecnico di Torino

Soochow University