Meet Our SHAP3D Center Leadership Directors

  • Joey Mead
    University Professor, Co-Director of Nanomanufacturing Center of Excellence; Deputy Director, NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing; Center Director, SHAP3D
    Plastics Engineering

    Rubber technology, thermoplastic elastomers, design, properties and processing of elastomers, nano materials.

  • Anson Ma, Ph.D.
    UConn SHAP3D Site Director, Associate Professor, Chemical and Biomedical Engineering University of Connecticut
  • Jerry Qi, Ph.D., Sc.D.
    Georgia Tech SHAP3D Site Director, Professor and The Woodruff Faculty Fellow, Mechanical Engineering Georgia Technological Institute
  • Christopher Hansen, Ph.D.
    Chair, Professor, UMass Lowell SHAP3D Site Director
    Mechanical Engineering, SHAP3D, SWIMMER, ADVANCE, Making Waves, HEROES, LoCSST, Wind Energy Research Group, RURI, PERC, Center for Advanced Manufacturing of Polymers and Soft Materials

    Materials science, self-healing materials, additive manufacturing (i.e. 3D printing) techniques

Meet Our SHAP3D Industrial Advisory Board Chairs