Juan P. Hinestroza

Associate Professor
Fiber Science and Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology

Contact Information

135 Human Ecology Building
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-7600

Juan P. Hinestroza

Associate Professor
Fiber Science and Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology

Expertise
Nanofibers; textiles; smart fabrics; metal-organic frameworks; wearable electronics; internet of clothing 

Current Research Interest
Controlled deposition of nanomaterials on fibrous substrates; textile-based electronics; wearable sensors of toxic gases, explosives, and warfare agents; internet of soft objects

Distinction
U.S. Fulbright Scholar
National Science Foundation CAREER Award 

Selected Publications
Sanchez-Botero, Lina, Alexey V. Dimov, Ruipeng Li, Detlef-M. Smilgies, and Juan P. Hinestroza. “In Situ and Real-Time Studies, via Synchrotron X-ray Scattering, of the Orientational Order of Cellulose Nanocrystals during Solution Shearing.” Langmuir 34, no. 18 (2018): 5263-5272.

Schelling, Marion, Manuela Kim, Eugenio Otai, and Juan P. Hinestroza. “Decoration of Cotton Fibers with a Water-Stable Metal–Organic Framework (UiO-66) for the Decomposition and Enhanced Adsorption of Micropollutants in Water.” Bioengineering 5, no. 1 (2018): 14.

Cornell Research Website Article
Superhero Clothing and Nanotechnology