A new paper has been published by Ikeda et al.
Yasunari Ikeda, Yutaro Togo, Issei Fujishiro: “A Framework for Generating Cloth and Fabric Objects Using Yarn with Microfiber Details,” The Journal of the Society for Art and Science, Vol. 17, No. 5, pp. 126-138, 2018.
You can find the journal website here (in Japanese).