Joey Mead, Plastics Engineering, Nanomanufacturing Center of Excellence, HEROES, PERC
Co-Director, Nanomanufacturing Center of Excellence; Deputy Director, NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing; Professor
Rubber technology, thermoplastic elastomers, design, properties and processing of elastomers, nano materials.
Elastomers, thermoplastic elastomers, nanomanufacturing, electrospinning, mechanical behavior of elastomers and polymers, interfacial properties of fiber reinforced composites, structure-property relationships, recycling of rubber and elastomeric barrier materials.
S.B., S.M., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Dr. Joey Mead is a Professor in the Plastics Engineering Department at UMass Lowell and Deputy Director of NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (www.uml.edu/nano). In addition to her academic experience, she worked for more than 10 years at the Army Research Laboratory.