Name: Dr. Dominic Tessier
Educational Qualification: Ph.D
Designation: Currently working as a senior researcher at CTT Group, Canada.
Department: Energy Science and Materials
University: INRS University, Canada
Research Interests: Technical textiles for personal protection, Protection against heat-stress, Thermoregulation, Thermo-physiological comfort, Flame, Heat and UV protection, Self-cleaning textiles, Antimicrobial textiles, Biotextiles, Medical textiles, Protective gloves, CBRN protection.
Biography: Dr. Dominic Tessier is a renowned industry expert with extensive experience in the field of surface treatments, coatings, polymers and fibers. He is currently working as a senior researcher at CTT Group which involves problem-solving, mentoring, consultation, and the formulation and facilitation of projects. He obtained his Ph.D in Energy Science and Materials (2000) from INRS, Prov. Quebec, Canada. His master’s in chemistry (1996) Polymer science, University Laval, Quebec City, Canada and Bachelor of Chemistry (1994) Université Laval, Quebec City, Canada. Dr Tessier is a professional Chemist, Member of ASTM Technical Committees E35 on Pesticides, Antimicrobials, and Alternative Control Agents and F23 on Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment. Dr Tessier has a background in materials science and polymers. For over 15 years, he has planned and coordinated applied RD projects to develop new products that comply to specific performance requirements for different private companies.