Dr Zerance NG

Scholarly books, monographs and chapters:

Chapter in an edited book (author)

Yu, W., and Ng, S.P. (2006). "Chapter 3: Innovative Bra Design", In Yu, W., Fan, J., Harlock, S. and Ng, S.P. ed. Innovation and Technology of Women’s Intimate Apparel, Woodhead Publishing Limited, North America, pp.59-74, ISBN978-1-84569-046-5

Yu, W., Ng, S.P., Zheng, R., and Yip, J. (2006). "Chapter 10: Future R&D of Intimate Apparel", In Yu, W., Fan, J., Harlock, S. and Ng, S.P. ed. Innovation and Technology of Women’s Intimate Apparel, Woodhead Publishing Limited, North America, pp.223-238, ISBN978-1-84569-046-5

Lim, N.Y., Ng, S.P., Yu, W., and Fan, J. (2006). "Chapter 7: Pressure Evaluation of Body Shapers", In Yu, W., Fan, J., Harlock, S. and Ng, S.P. ed. Innovation and Technology of Women’s Intimate Apparel, Woodhead Publishing Limited, North America, pp.151-168, ISBN978-1-84569-046-5

Edited book (editor)

Yu, W., Fan, J., Harlock, S., and Ng, S.P. (2006). Innovation and Technology of Women’s Intimate Apparel, 1st Ed., Woodhead Publishing Limited, North America, ISBN978-1-84569-046-5, 241pp

Journal publications:

Publication in refereed journal

Ho, Yuen Shan, Yick, Kit Lun, Ng, Sun Pui, and Chan, Hoi Huen (2017). "The Effect of Clavicle Support on Myoelectric Activity of Axioscapular Muscles During Computer Typing" Journal of Fiber Bioengineering and Informatics, Vol.10, No.1, pp.31-40

Kan, C.W., Kwong, C.H., and Ng, S.P. (2015). "Surface Modification of Polyester Synthetic Leather with Tetramethylsilane by Atmospheric Pressure Plasma" Applied Surface Science, Vol.346, pp.270-277

Kan, C.W., Kwong, C.H., and Ng, S.P. (2015). "Effect of Plasma Treatment on the Hydrophobicity of Imitation Leather with 100% Polyurethane Surface" Fibers and Polymers, Vol.16, No.3, pp.702-704

Liu, P.Y., Yip, J., Yick, K.L., Yuen, C.W.M., Tse, C.Y., Ng, S.P., and Law, D. (2015). "Effects of a Tailor-made Girdle on Posture of Adolescents with Early Scoliosis" Textile Research Journal, Vol.85, No.12, pp.1234-1246

Yu, A., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., and Yip, J. (2015). "The Effect of Pressure and Fabrication of Pressure Therapy Gloves on Hand Sensitivity and Dexterity" Journal of Burn Care & Research, Vol.36, No.3, pp.162-175

Lam, C.F., Kan, C.W., Ng, S.P., and Chan, C.K. (2015). "Effect of Plasma Treatment on Cotton Desizing" Research Journal of Textile and Apparel, Vol.19, No.1, pp.46-58

Man, W.S., Kan, C.W., and Ng, S.P. (2015). "Plasma Treatment for Pigment Application to Textiles – A Critical Review" Research Journal of Textile and Apparel, Vol.19, No.1, pp.11-24

Man, W.S., Kan, C.W., and Ng, S.P. (2014). "The Use of Atmospheric Pressure Treatment on Enhancing the Pigment Application to Cotton Fabric" Vacuum, Vol.99, pp.7-11

Kan, C.W., Yam, L.Y., and Ng, S.P. (2014). "Effect of Stretching on Ultraviolet Protection of Cotton and Cotton/Coolmax Blended Weft Knitted Fabric in a Wet State" Materials, Vol.7, pp.58-84

Lo, W.T., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., and Yip, J. (2014). "New Methods for Evaluating Physical and Thermal Comfort Properties of Orthotic Materials used in Insoles for Patients with Diabetes" Journal of Research & Rehabilitation Development, Vol.51, No.2, pp.311-324

Liu, P.Y., Yip, J., Yick, K.L., Yuen, C.W.M., Ng, S.P., Tse, C.Y., and Law, D. (2014). "An Ergonomic Flexible Girdle Design for Preteen and Teenage Girls with Early Scoliosis" Journal of Fiber Bioengineering and Informatics, Vol.7, No.2, pp.233-246

Kwong, C.H., Ng, S.P., Kan, C.W., and Molina, R. (2014). "Inducing Hydrophobic Surface on Polyurethane Synthetic Leather by Atmospheric Pressure Plasma" Fibers and Polymers, Vol.15, No.8, pp.1596-1600

Kan, C.W., Man, W.S., and Ng, S.P. (2014). "A Study of Pigment Application on Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Treated Cotton Fabric" Fibers and Polymers, Vol.15, No.11, pp.2313-2318

Kan, C.W., Lam, C.F., Chan, C.K., and Ng, S.P. (2014). "Using Atmospheric Pressure Treatment for Treating Grey Cotton Fabric" Carbohydrate Polymers, Vol.102, No.1, pp.167-173

Kwong, C.H., Ng, S.P., and Kan, C.W. (2014). "Improvement on Hydrophobicity of Synthetic Textiles by Plasma Treatment – A Review" Research Journal of Textile and Apparel, Vol.18, No.4, pp.1-14

Du, F.P., Ye, E.Z., Tang, C.Y., Ng, S.P., Zhou, X.P., and Xie, X.L. (2013). "Microstructure and Shape Memory Effect of Acidic Carbon Nanotubes Reinforced Polyvinyl Alcohol Nanocomposites" Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.129, No.3, pp.1299-1305

Chong, H.K.S., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2013). "Study the Relationship between UV Protection Property and Knitted Fabric Structure" Journal of Textile Engineering, Vol.59, No.4, pp.87-90

Wu, L., Yick, K.L., Ng, Z., and Yip, J. (2013). "Micromechanical Analysis of Flexible Low Density Open-Cell Foam with Unit Cell in Moulding Process using Finite Element Method" Journal of Fiber Bioengineering and Informatics, Vol.6, No.3, pp.253-263

Chen, L.H., Ng, S.P., Yu, W., Zhou, J., and Wan, K.W. (2013). "A Study of Breast Motion using Non-linear Dynamic FE Analysis" Ergonomics, Vol.56, No.5, pp.868-878

Yu, A., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., and Yip, J. (2013). "Prediction of Fabric Tension and Pressure Decay for the Development of Pressure Therapy Gloves" Textile Research Journal, Vol.83, No.3, pp.269-287

Yam, E.L.Y., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2013). "The Relationship between Ultraviolet Protection Factor and Fibre Content" Journal of Textile Engineering, Vol.59, No.4, pp.83-86

Au, C.H., Yang, R.H., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2013). "Effect of Chemical on the UV Protective Function for Cotton – a Review" Journal of Modern Textile Science and Engineering, Vol.4, No.1, pp.34-47

Yu, A., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., and Yip, J. (2013). "2D and 3D Anatomical Analyses of Hand Dimensions for Custom-made Gloves" Applied Ergonomics, Vol.44, No.3, pp.381-392

Kan, C.W., Yam, L.Y., and Ng, S.P. (2013). "The Effect of Stretching on Ultraviolet Protection of Cotton and Cotton/Coolmax-Blended Weft Knitted Fabric in a Dry State" Materials, Vol.6, No.11, pp.4985-4999

Kwong, C.H., Ng, S.P., Kan, C.W., and Molina, R. (2013). "Parametric Study of CF4-plasma on the Hydrophobicity of Polyester Synthetic Leather" Fibers and Polymers, Vol.14, No.10, pp.1608-1613

Au, C.H., Shum, O.Y., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2012). "The Impact of Dyed Knitted Fabric on the Ultraviolet Radiation Protection Property" Advanced Materials Research, Vol.550553, pp.3245-3248

Yam, L.Y., Lau, L.L., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2012). "The Influence of Fibre Content of Knitted Fabric on the Ultraviolet Radiation Protection Property" Advanced Materials Research, Vol.550553, pp.3241-3244

Chong, H.K.S., Chan, Y.Y., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H, and Yuen, C.W.M. (2012). "The Influence of Single Jersey Knitted Fabric Structure on the Ultraviolet Radiation Protection Property" Advanced Materials Research, Vol.550553, pp.3237-3240

Wu, L., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., and Yip, J. (2012). "Application of the Box–Behnken Design to the Optimization of Process Parameters in Foam Cup Molding" Expert Systems with Applications, Vol.39, No.9, pp.8059-8065

Zhou, J., Yu, W., and Ng, S.P. (2012). "Studies of Three-Dimensional Trajectories of Breast Movement for Better Bra Design" Textile Research Journal, Vol.82, No.3, pp.242-254

Wu, L., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., Yip, J., and Kong, K.H. (2012). "Parametric Design and Process Parameter Optimization for Bra Cup Molding via Response Surface Methodology" Expert Systems with Applications, Vol.39, No.1, pp.162-171

Lo, T.Y., Ng, S.P., and Lai, D.T.L. (2012). "Relaxation of Knitted Fabric by Low Pressure Evaporation" Textile Research Journal, Vol.82, No.19, pp.2019-2029

Yam, L.Y., Yang, R.H., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2011). "Effect of Ultraviolet Radiation on Textile Fiber – A Review" Journal of Modern Textile Science and Engineering, Vol.2, No.1, pp.42-50

Wu, L., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., and Yip, J. (2011). "Shape Characterization for Optimisation of Bra Cup Moulding" Journal of Fiber Bioengineering and Informatics, Vol.4, No.3, pp.235-243

Zhou, J., Yu, W., and Ng, S.P. (2011). "Methods of Studying Breast Motion in Sports Bras: A Review" Textile Research Journal, Vol.81, No.12, pp.1234-1248

Yick, K.L., Wu, L., Yip, J., Ng, S.P., and Yu, W. (2011). "An Evaluation of the Three-Dimensional Geometric Shape of Moulded Bra Cups" Fibers and Polymers, Vol.12, No.4, pp.556-563

Chong, H.K.S., Yang, R.H., Kan, C.W., Lam, J.K.C., Ng, S.P., Hu, H., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2011). "Technological Aspect of Designing Common Knitted Fabric Structure with UV Protection Property – A Review" Journal of Modern Textile Science and Engineering, Vol.2, No.1, pp.33-41

Yick, K.L., Wu, L., Yip, J., Ng, S.P., and Yu, W. (2010). "Study of Thermal-mechanical Properties of Polyurethane Foam and the Three-dimensional Shape of Molded Bra Cups" Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol.210, No.1, pp.116-121

Leung, W.Y., Yuen, D.W., Ng, S.P., and Shi, S.Q. (2010). "Pressure Prediction Model for Compression Garment Design" Journal of Burn care & Research, Vol.31, No.5, pp.716-727

Shin, K., Ng, S.P., and Ma, L. (2010). "A Geometrically Based Flattening Method for Three-dimensional to Two-dimensional Bra Pattern Conversion" International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education, Vol.3, No.1, pp.3-14

Publication in policy or professional journal

Kwong, C.H., Ng, S.P., Kan, C.W., Yuen, C.W.M., Chan, C.K., and Molina, R. (2013). "Plasma Treatment to Enhance Hydrophobicity of Textiles" Textile Asia, Vol.44, No.3, pp.20-23

Man, W.S., Kan, C.W., Ng, S.P., Yuen, C.W.M., and Chan, C.K. (2013). "Pigment Application on Fabric with Atmospheric Pressure Plasma" Textile Asia, Vol.44, No.2, pp.17-19

Lam, C.F., Kan, C.W., Chan, C.K., Ng, S.P., and Yuen, C.W.M. (2013). "Plasma treatment in Cotton Desizing" Textile Asia, Vol.44, No.1, pp.17-19

Ng, S.P., Tang, C.Y., Tsui, C.P., and Chow, C.L. (2012). "Optimal Design for Deployable Carbon Fiber Reinforced Shape Memory Polymer Composite Structure" Annual Journal of IIE (Hong Kong), Vol.32, pp.35-42

Conference papers:

Refereed conference paper

Chan, G.H.H., Yick, K.L., Ng, S.P., Leung, M.M.H., Tang, H.W.M., Mok, L.S.H., Ho, Y.S., Yu, A., and Wong, S. (2016). "Effect of Postural Strap on the Relief of Work-related Muscle Pain (a Pilot Study)" AGING, HEALTH AND LONG TERM CARE – Integrity, Innovation and Sustainability, Hong Kong, 11 January 2016

Other conference paper

Ho, Yuen Shan, Yick, Kit Lun, Ng, Sun Pui, and Chan, Gabriel Hoi-huen (2016). "The effect of Clavicle Support on myoelectric Activity of axioscapular muscles in young women with chronic neck and shoulder pain during computer typing" CPCE Health Conference- Aging, health and long term care- Integrity, Innovation and Sustainability, Hong Kong, 11 January 2016