Plastics processing, including extrusion, injection molding, and novel processing techniques; nanomanufacturing with polymers; 3D printing
Mechanical-physical properties, process-induced changes in physical molecular structure
Structure-property relationships of plastics, reactive processing of polymers, polyblends and additives, & new polymerization reactions. Intellectual property, focusing on U.S. patent law.
Plastics product design, polymer processing, recycling of thermoplastics.
Rubber technology, thermoplastic elastomers, design, properties and processing of elastomers, nano materials.
Polymer processing, injection molding, screw design, process modeling and analysis, and plastics process machinery design.
Extrusion, die design, processing, thermoforming, blow molding, & rotational molding
Extrusion, injection molding, process control, mixing requirements, and product design.
Fibrous materials and fiber reinforced composites. Processing of fibrous materials. Plastics materials. Product design, performance and analysis of failure and much more.