Avik Kumar Dhar

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

PhD Student & Research Assistant, Vice President TMI/GSC

Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602




Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
Ph.D Polymer, Fiber, and Textile Sciences University of Georgia, Athens, GA. Sep 2021-
Master of Science Textile Engineering Bangladesh University of Textiles Dec 2019
Bachelor of Science Textile Engineering University of Chittagong Feb 2015

Prior Professional Positions

Organization Title Years of Service
Shyamoli Textile Engineering College (A Constituent college of the University of Dhaka) Lecturer (Department of Textile Engineering) 5 years 4 months
ITS lab test Bangladesh Ltd. (Intertek) Lab Technologist (Fiber, Chemical & Physical Lab) 11 months
Premier 1888 mills Ltd. Officer (Quality Assurance) 07 months

Advisory Committee

Dr. Gajanan Bhat, PhD

Head of the department of Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

University of Georgia, Athens

(706) 542-4888; Email: gbhat@uga.edu

Journal Articles

Sikdar, P. P., Uddin, M. M., Dip, T. M., Islam, S., Hoque, M. S., Dhar, A. K., & Wu, S. (2021). Recent Advances in Smart Hydrogels Synthesis. Materials Advances. Doi: 10.1039/D1MA00193K.

Akter, M., Bhattacharjee, M., Dhar, A. K., Rahman, F. B. A., Haque, S., Rashid, T.U., & Kabir, S. M. F. (2021). Cellulose-based Hydrogels for Wastewater Treatment: A Concise Review, Gels, 7(1), 30.

Kabir, S. M. M., Dhar, A. K., & Koh, J. (2021). The Influence of a Natural UV Absorber (Areca catechu) on the UV Protection and Antimicrobial Properties of Silk and Nylon Fabrics. Fibers and Polymers, 22, 382-386.

Kabir, S. M. M., Dhar, A. K., & Bhattacharjee, M. (2019). The use of natural Areca catechu dyes for silk and nylon and its halochromic effect, Journal of the Textile Institute, 111(6), 882.

Bhattacharjee, M., Dhar, A. K., Islam, M. M., & Rashid, M. A. (2019). Development of Washing Effects on Reactive Dyed Denim Fabrics: A Value Added Approach of Denim Wash, International Journal of Textile Science, 8(2), 41

Dhar, A. K., Bhattacharjee, M., Rima, M. M., & Rashid, M. A. (2017). Eco-Friendly Pretreatment of Cotton Fabric with Banana Ash and Dyeing Using Banana Sap, European Scientific Journal, 13(27), 390.

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