Traci Lamar

Also known as: Traci A.M. Lamar; Traci May; Traci May-Plumlee; Traci Plumlee

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5308-7416

Traci A. M. Lamar is a Professor and Textile Design Program Director in the Department of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management where she first joined the faculty of NC State University’s College of Textiles in June 2000. Her research focus is textile product design and development including application of design technology, knowledge building in design technologies, and virtual design and development. She has directed many student design competitions and exhibitions both through competitive grants and working directly with companies. Dr. Lamar holds degrees from North Carolina State University, Arizona State University, and Kansas State University. She is a 2017 recipient of The Certificate of Reflective Teaching at NC State University and a 2017 ITAA Rutherford Teaching Challenge Award.

2016 journal article

Examining the effectiveness of virtual fitting with 3D garment simulation

International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education, 10(3), 320–330.

By: A. Porterfield & T. Lamar

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 27, 2020

2015 journal article

Effect of texture on color variation in inkjet-printed woven textiles

Color Research and Application, 40(3), 297–303.

By: J. Bae, K. Hong & T. Lamar

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Enhancing accuracy of drape simulation. Part I: Investigation of drape variability via 3D scanning

Journal of the Textile Institute, 99(3), 211–218.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Enhancing accuracy of drape simulation. Part II: Optimized drape simulation using industry-specific software

Journal of the Textile Institute, 99(3), 219–226.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Proactive product development integrating consumer requirements

International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 18(38719), 53–66.

By: T. May-Plumlee & T. Little

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Evaluation of drape characteristics in fabrics

International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 17(02-Jan), 109–123.

By: N. Kenkare & T. May-Plumlee

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Fabric drape measurement: A modified method using digital image processing

Journal of Textile and Apparel Technology and Management, 4(3).

By: N. Kenkare & T. May-Plumlee

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Consumer purchase data as a strategic product development tool

Journal of Textile and Apparel Technology and Management, 1(3).

By: T. May-Plumlee & T. Little

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 conference paper

Universal and bra consumers' evaluative criteria

ITAA proceedings : proceedings of the annual meeting of the International Textile and Apparel Association, Inc., November 10 - 13, 1999, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Monument, Colo. : ITAA.

By: T. May-Plumlee & T. Little

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 conference paper

Building unique learning opportunities from consulting ventures

ITAA proceedings : proceedings of the annual meeting of the International Textile and Apparel Association, Inc., November 18 - 21, 1998, Dallas, Texas, 109. Monument, Colo. : ITAA.

By: T. May-Plumlee

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 conference paper

Linking the design curriculum through a multiclass project

ITAA proceedings : proceedings of the annual meeting of the International Textile and Apparel Association, Inc., November 18 - 21, 1998, Dallas, Texas, 52. Monument, Colo. : ITAA.

By: T. May-Plumlee & D. Vass

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 conference paper

Application of TQM strategies to design of functional apparel: A case study

ITAA proceedings: proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the International Textile & Apparel Association, Inc., November 12-15, 1997, Knoxville, Tennessee, 99. Monument, CO: International Textile & Apparel Association.

By: T. May-Plumlee

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 conference paper

Selection and purchase of intimate apparel

ITAA proceedings: proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the International Textile & Apparel Association, Inc., November 12-15, 1997, Knoxville, Tennessee, 99. Monument, CO: International Textile & Apparel Association.

By: T. May-Plumlee & N. Cassill

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1995 journal article

Ultrasuede?: Nonwoven technology lessons from nature

International Nonwovens Journal, 7(2), 39–48.

By: T. May-Plumlee & T. Gilmore

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1995 conference paper

Ultrasuede?: Nonwovens imitating nature

International nonwovens : network - conference - showcase, September 18 - 20, 1995, Tradewinds, St. Petersburg, Florida ; book of papers, 237–255. Cary, NC: INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry.

By: T. May-Plumlee & T. Gilmore

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1993 journal article

Support [TC]2 interns, fellows

Apparel Industry Magazine, 54(12), 92.

By: T. May-Plumlee

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1991 journal article

Achieving good fit in clothing.

What's New in Home Economics, 23(3), 24–34.

By: J. Workman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

Employment

2000 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Professor Department of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management

Education

1992 - 1999

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Ph.D. Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management

1986 - 1988

Arizona State University Tempe, AZ, US
M.S.

1977 - 1981

Kansas State University Manhattan, KS, US
B.S. Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design