Dr. Weiss receives honorary doctorate


Prof. Robert Weiss, the Hezzleton E. Simmons Professor of Polymer Engineering and the Chair of the Department of Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron, was conferred an honorary doctorate by Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic, on October 15, 2012. Located in Central Europe, Brno University of Technology is one of the Czech Republic’s leading research and teaching institutions. The award was made to Prof. Weiss for his outstanding achievements in science and engineering.

In the photo above, Dr. Weiss (center) is shown with Prof. Hans Müller-Steinhagen, The Rector of Technische Universität Dresden.