"When I was a chemical engineering undergraduate student seeking a summer research project, I found polymer materials very intriguing. I knew how plastics have drastically changed our lifestyle from the past, and that’s why in my future career I want to keep researching them to continue elevating our quality of life."
Tzu-Yu Lai, Ph.D. candidate in Polymer Engineering
"I ultimately chose The University of Akron because of the prestige of the polymer program and the ability to work in multi-disciplinary and collaborative environment."
Brittany Pellegrene, Ph.D. candidate in Polymer Engineering
"I chose to come to the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at UA because I liked the idea of an entire college focused solely on studying and researching polymers, and UA has a globally recognized program dedicated to this goal."
Kaitlyn Mawhinney, Ph.D. candidate in Polymer Engineering
Learn why our students chose to study Polymer Engineering at UA. More information at: Prospective Students Webpage.