Plastics product design, polymer processing, recycling of thermoplastics.
Materials preparation and structure/properties relationships in polymer nanocomposites, polymer crosslinking and network formation, pre-ceramic polymers, sol-gel chemistry and materials analysis (porosimetry, permeation testing, thermal analysis, x-ray diffraction & spectroscopic techniques)
Electromagnetics, metamaterials, printed electronics, antennas, and RF devices
Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Composites, and Structures
Printed Electronics, Photonics, Semiconductor Devices, Fiber Optic Communications
Modal Analysis, Analytical and Experimental Structural Dynamics
Radiation Therapy and Medical Countermeasures for Radiological Terrorism; Development of Novel Cancer Treatments and Biosensors for Toxicity Testing and Cancer Diagnosis
Polymer colloids, soft matter, stimuli-responsive polymers, emulsion polymerization and water-based polymer coatings, inks and adhesives. Photoresist polymers for nanolithography, nanofluidic devices & microcapsules & hybrid nanoparticles for nanomedicine, biomedical devices, drug delivery devices and biosensors.
Heat and Mass Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Composite Materials, Nanomanufacturing.
Materials science, self-healing materials, additive manufacturing (i.e. 3D printing) techniques
Computer-aided engineering, computer-aided manufacturing, process control, injection molding, part design, mold design, finite element analysis
Plastics product and process design, process simulation, instrumentation, and control
Material Science, Optical & electronic properties of materials, Optical Spectroscopy, Devices
Optoelectronics, Nanophotonics & Fiber Optics
Biocatalysis, greener advanced materials (electronic, photo-responsive polymers, molecularly integrated hybrid nanomaterials, materials for energy conversion/storage), elastomers, thermal & morphological characterization of materials, roll to roll manufacture of flexible electronic products.
Modeling & control of vibrations & acoustics, smart structures & materials, structural health monitoring and sustainable energy
Intermolecular and Surface Forces, Nanotribology
Nanoscience and technology, condensed matters and optics
Renewable polymers, Plastics processing, nanocomposites, organic photovoltaics and electronics, rheology, scattering
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Microfluidics, Acoustic microsensors, Nano-imprinting process, Interfacial phenomena and heat transfer
Nanoelectronic Devices, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Wide badgap semiconductors and sensors
Optical sensors and optical devices
Physical & materials chemistry at surfaces & interfaces
Biochemistry, Physical Biochemistry, Data Mining, & Cheminformatics
Clinical Chemistry, Analytical Biochemistry