UMass PSE Graduate Program
Our interdisciplinary PhD program provides students with a broad education, spanning core principles in synthetic chemistry, physical chemistry, materials science, and engineering—defining the frontiers of polymers and soft materials through research, scholarship and community.
Reika Katsumata Group Intro
Kenneth Carter Group Intro
PSE by the Numbers
Ph.D. graduation rate
Bachir Messikh, Carter Research Group
Autumn Mineo, Katsumata Research Group
I [soon] realized that PSE offers a wide range of state-of-the-art research facilities, a huge amount of resources, and a highly collaborative culture, all important for studying the interdisciplinary fields comprising polymer physics, polymer chemistry, mechanics, and engineering.
For further information about the PSE Program, please email Graduate Program Manager, Lisa Groth at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (413) 545-0433.
Department of Polymer Science and Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Silvio O. Conte National Center for Polymer Research
120 Governors Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-9263