RMIT University

Dr Olga Troynikov is a Senior Lecturer and Post Graduate Program Director at School of Fashion and Textiles, RMIT University.

RMIT is the Global University of Technology with 70,000 students, 26,000 of which are studying overseas and 4 campuses in Melbourne. Two of the RMIT campuses are located in Vietnam and there are partnership facilities in Singapore, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and, Wuhan.

Dr Olga Troynikov leads the School’s Performance Apparel research cluster and has had extensive industry experience in performance and sport textiles.

Her academic and research expertise covers the areas of sport and protective apparel assemblies design and engineering, comfort and performance of apparel and textiles for special applications, CAD/CAM for Fashion and Textiles. Olga is also a research supervisor for Masters and PhD students in the areas of Textile Technology and Product Engineering.

Olga has extensive industry experience in textile and apparel product design, development and engineering both for Australian and international markets.

Olga is one of the speakers at the Next Textile Borås seminar on 11 June. Topics will include:

  • Textile, Clothing and Fashion in Australia – overview
  • Challenges for Australian Industry
  • About RMIT University, research, programs, clustres and recent research projects