Dr.   Robert     Weiss

Dr. Robert Weiss

Adjunct Professor
Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor, University of Connecticut (ret.)
Department of Polymer Engineering
Phone: 330-972-6278
Email: rweiss@uakron.edu

Professional Societies/Offices Held

  • Society of Plastics Engineers:
    * Society Technical Advisory Board 2004 -
    * Technical Program Committee 1992 - 1996
    * Engineering Properties and Structure Division: Board of Directors 1978-84; 97 - 01; Secretary 1980-82; Chairman-Elect 1982-83; Chairman 1983-84; Senior Senate 1984-; Technical Program Committee 1988-92 (Chairman, 1991-92)
    * Plastics Analysis Division: Board of Directors 1984-87; First Vice President 1984-85; Technical Program Chairman 1985-86.
    * National Technical Conference, Technical Program Co-Chairman 1982
  • North American Thermal Analysis Society:
    Newsletter Assoc. Ed. 1981-83; Vice Chairman (Awards Committee) 1985; Chairman (Awards Committee) 86; Executive Committee 1984-86,1988-91; Society Fellow 1987; Vice President 1989-90; President 1990-91
  • American Chemical Society:
    * Polymer Materials Science and Eng. Div: Executive Committee 1986-93; Technical Program Committee 1986 -93 (Vice Chairman 1988 -91, Chairman 1991-93); Theme Organizer (Chemistry in Motion), Sept., 2013 ACS Meeting
  • American Physical Society
  • Materials Research Society
  • Society of Rheology
  • Versailles Project on Advanced Materials and Standards: U.S. Representative, 1994