Faculty

Professor Tim A Osswald

Co-Director of the Polymer Engineering Center
Consolidated Papers Foundation Chair
sponsored by the Mead Witter Foundation


Contact Information
tosswald@wisc.edu

(608) 263-9538

Room 1059, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests

D-LFT Compression Molding Simulation, Manufacturing Micropellets using Rayleigh Disturbances, Warpage of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composites, Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), Discover More

Professor Lih-Sheng "Tom" Turng

Co-Director of the Polymer Engineering Center
Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor
K. Kou and Cindy F. Wang Professor
Theme Leader, BIONATES


Contact Information
turng@engr.wisc.edu

(608) 263-9538

Room 1051, Mechanical Engineering
Room 4112, Discovery Building

Research Interests

Injection Molding & Innovative Plastics Manufacturing, Bio-based Polymers, Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, MuCell Injection Molding, Nanocomposites, Electro-active Polymers (EAPs)

Professor Natalie M Rudolph

Co-Director of the Polymer Engineering Center
Assistant Professor


Contact Information
natalie.rudolph@wisc.edu

(608) 890-0664

Room 1035, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests

Composites, Additive Manufacturing and Temperature & Pressure Dependent Material Properties,Discover More

Professor Robert E Rowlands

Professor


Contact Information
rowlands@engr.wisc.edu

(608) 262-2690

Room 3348, Engineering Hall

Research Interests
Composites and Experimental Mechanics

Professor Heidi-Lynn Ploeg

Associate Professor


Contact Information
ploeg@engr.wisc.edu

(608) 262-2690

Room 3043, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Orthopaedic Implants, Biomechanics and Bone Modeling


Staff

Christian Schäfer

Research Associate


Contact Information cschaefer3@wisc.edu

Education
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

M.Sc., Plastics and Textile Technology, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Research Interests
Polymer Micropelletization, Polymer Sintering, Micro-Granular Recycling

Chris Lacey

Assistant Theme Director, BIONATES


Contact Information
lacey@engr.wisc.edu

Room 4114, Discovery Building

(608) 316-4314

Sebastian Goris

Chief Engineer - Osswald Group


Contact Information
sgoris@wisc.edu

Room 1047, Mechanical Engineering


Tom Mulholland

Chief Engineer - Rudolph Group


Contact Infomration
tmulholland@wisc.edu

Room B1186, Mechanical Engineering


Sara Andrea Simon

Visiting Scholar Coordinator
Undergraduate Research Assistant Coordinator


Contact Infomration
ssimon9@wisc.edu

Room 1065, Mechanical Engineering