Lin, Shu-Hwa 林淑華

CCS Faculty
Professor, Family & Consumer Sciences
Miller 201H: 956-2245
Department: 956-8233
Fax: 956-2245

BA 1977, Chinese Culture University
MA 1991, Auburn University
PhD 1997, Florida State University

Professor Lin’s research interests include: Chinese textile technology used in the history, Ming and Q’ing costume history. She has demonstrated how political rank was conveyed by use of textiles in Chinese Dragon Robes. One of her research examines important aspects in Chinese historical textiles in the University costume collection.


Kang, J.Y. & Lin, S. (in print). Building 3D Virtual Museum Exhibitions of Historic Fashions, Clothing Textile Research Journal.

Lin, S., Boorady, L. M., & Pate, S.S. (2022). “The Current and Future Use of RFID by Apparel Retailers,” SSRG International Journal of Polymer and Textile Engineering, 9(3), 1-5.

Lin, S., Boorady, L., & Kang, J. (2022). Experiencing body scan and computer simulation virtual fitting. International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology. 10 (7), 21-29.

Kang, J.Y., Kim, J.E., Lee, J.Y., & Lin, S. (2022). How mobile augmented reality digitally transforms the retail sector: Examining trust in augmented reality Apps and Online/Offline store patronage intention, Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management. 27, 161-181.

Lin, S. (2018). Review of U.S. apparel and textile imports from China and three other regions, 1995-2006, China Business Review, 17(1), 16-32. doi: 10.17265/1537-1506/2018.01.002

Lin, S., Johnson, R. R., & Kang, J. (2018). Fitting simulation evaluation on personalized avatars. Journal of Textile Engineering & Fashion Technology, 4(2), 123-128.

Lin, S., & Sun, X.  (2018). Ethnic Differences in Consumer Preference for Scented Textile Products.  Journal of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management, 10(3), 1-13.

Lin, S., Kajiyama, K., & Wu, T. (2017). The difference of a smart diaper for special needs adults. Journal of Textile Engineering & Fashion Technology, 3(4), 00105. doi: 10.15406/jteft.2017.03.00105

Domingci, K, & Lin, S. H.  (2017). Natural dyes and the sustainable environment from invasive plants.  International Journal of the Hwa Gang Textile, 24(7), 406-418.

Lin, S. H., & Durate, C.J.  (2017). Uncovering the messages behind four imperial dragon robes from exhibitions with Yin and Yang message.  Journalism and Mass Communication, 7(1), 53-62. doi: 10.17265/2160-6579/2017.01.006

Link to her CTAHR webpage