Margaret W. Frey

Fiber Science and Apparel Design
Vincent V.C. Woo Professor in Fiber Science and Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology

Contact Information

1300B Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-1937

Margaret W. Frey

Fiber Science and Apparel Design
Vincent V.C. Woo Professor in Fiber Science and Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology

Expertise

Fiber and polymer science; electrospun nanofibers; cellulose materials; textile science

Current Research Interest

Micro and nanofibers as high specific surface area materials; surface functional fibrous materials; cellulose fibers; textile structures including nanoscale features

Distinction

State University of New York Chancellors Award for Excellence in Teaching
Cornell University Lois and Mel Tukman Assistant Professorship
Regensburg University Visiting Professor
Northumbria University Visiting Professor

Selected Publications

Xiao, Min, Joronia Chery, Ivan Keresztes, David B. Zax, and Margaret W. Frey. “Direct Characterization of Cotton Fabrics Treated with Di-epoxide by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance.” Carbohydrate Polymers 174 (2017): 377-384.

Guzman, Juan J.L., Meryem O. Pehlivanar Kara, Margaret W. Frey, and Largus T. Angenent. “Performance of Electro-spun Carbon Nanofiber Electrodes with Conductive Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Coatings in Bioelectrochemical Systems.” Journal of Power Sciences 356 (2017): 331-337.

Cornell Research Website Article

The Wonders of Nanofibers