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Clothworkers' Building South, Room 3.07
BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD
Dr Salihu is currently working on a research project that focuses on devising novel and efficient processes for the application of pretreatment chemicals, dyes and finishes to fibrous substrates.
BSc Textile Science and Technology; (2009) Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria
MSc Advanced Textiles and Performance Clothing; (2010) Leeds
PhD (2014) Leeds
- Sustainable coloration
- Sustainable textile pretreatment processes
- Advanced waste-water treatment processes
(2013) “The wash-off of dyeings using interstitial water. Part 4: Disperse and reactive dyes on polyester/cotton fabric”, Dyes and Pigments. 99.3: 548-560.
(2012) “Hybrid electrospun nonwovens from chitosan/cellulose acetate”, Cellulose. 19.3: 739-749.
Research Centres & Groups
Textile Materials Technology Research Group
‘LOW-WATER APPLICATION PROCESSES FOR DYES AND FINISHES’ ; 2014