THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
The National Polymer Innovation Center (NPIC) is a contract services facility at the leading edge of polymer characterization and advanced manufacturing.
Akron Polymer Training Services (APTS) provides a range of workforce training solutions that leverage the School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering’s knowledgebase and capabilities.
Dr. Nita Sahai, Professor and Ohio Research Scholar in the School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, was featured in the recently released documentary “Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds” co-directed by acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog and Dr. Clive Oppenheimer.
In the lab of Dr. Shi-Qing Wang in UA’s School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, the team is focusing on research that showcases effective strategies for turning brittle polymers into tough and flexible materials.
Dr. Tianbo Liu, A. Schulman professor of polymer science in The University of Akron’s School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).