Expertise
Technology transition; IP generation; patent disclosures; licensing agreements; joint demonstration programs; Integrated chemical/energy system architectures with component interdependencies; Kinetic and mechanistic studies of chemical reactivity at solid surfaces.
Affiliations
Past Affiliations

Alumni Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University
1990 - 1995

Associate Professor with Tenure, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University
1986 - 1990

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University
1982 - 1986

Teaching Assistant, Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison (past)
1977 - 1978

Research Assistant, Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison (past)
1976 - 1981

Director, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University

Director of Microfibrous Materials Manufacturing Center, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University

Ginn Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University

Ginn Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University

Communities
Chemical Engineering
Degrees
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Chemical Engineering, 1981
BS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Chemical Engineering, 1976
Keywords
physical chemistry chemical engineering spectroscopy
Honors

Invited Panelist and Contributing Author, 'Recommended NNI Investment Strategy, Nanotechnology Innovation for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Explosive (CBRE): Detection and Protection', 2002-2002

Philpott-Westpoint Stevens Distinguished Professorship in Engineering, 1999-2002

'Alumni Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering', Auburn University, 1990-1995

Fluor Corporation Young Faculty Award, Selected by Dean of Engineering, 1984-1988

Graduate Research Fellowhip In Chemical Engineering, Chevron, 1979-1980

James Scholar, 1972-1976

Illinois State Scholar Designate, 1972-1976

Associations
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
American Chemical Society
American Vacuum Society
Materials Research Society