Dr.   Gary   R.   Hamed

Dr. Gary R. Hamed

Professor Emeritus
Department of Polymer Science


  • 1978 Ph.D., Polymer Science, The University of Akron
  • 1973 M.S., Chemical Engineering, Cornell University
  • 1972 B.S., Chemical Engineering, Cornell University

Research Interests

Rheology of adhesion; autohesion and tack; brass-rubber adhesion; fracture of rubber; anisotropic rubber; rubber reinforcement

Lab Equipment

Instrons, MTS Dynamic Tester, Hydraulic Presses, Rubber mixing and processing equipment, Heat Sealer, Stress relaxometer, DIN abrasion device.

Contact Information

Dr. Gary R. Hamed
The University of Akron
Department of Polymer Science
Akron, Ohio 44325-3909

Email: hamed@uakron.edu
Voice: (330) 972-6831
Fax: (330) 972-5290