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Alumni Profile

After receiving my PhD in 2011, I decided to join industry and be involved in the commercialization of science.


Flexible Hybrid Electronics Initiative featured on Whitehouse blog!

The Boston Fox News story coverage including Jim Watkins' role in the Flexible Hybrid Electronics Initiative is featured in the article "Sharpening Our Competitive Edge and the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation" on the...

Optimal Hydrophobicity in Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization-Based Protein Mimics Required for siRNA Internalization

An article written by Brittany M. deRonde, Nicholas D. Posey, Ronja Otter, Leah M. Caffrey, Lisa M. Minter, and Gregory N. Tew* has been featured on the cover of Biomacromolecules.

UMass Amherst NRT Meeting in Washington DC

The UMass Amherst NRT Team also attended the panel discussion “Future STEM Leaders” on May 4, 2016 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC.

PSE partners with Advanced Functional Fibers of America (AFFOA)

The Polymer Science and Engineering Department is a research partner in Advanced Functional Fibers of America (AFFOA), a new $317 million public-private partnership announced April 1 by U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter in support of...

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Dissertation Defenses

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Student Profile

Zak graduated from Brighton High School in Rochester, NY and went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry with Honors fro