Faculty & Staff

Faculty

Tim Osswald

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

tosswald@wisc.edu

Lih-Sheng "Tom" Turng

Co-Director of the Polymer Engineering Center
Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor
Kou K. & Cindy Wang Professor
Theme Leader of Bionates

turng@engr.wisc.edu

Staff

Chris Lacey

BIONATES Assistant Theme Director

lacey@engr.wisc.edu

(608) 316-4314

Room 4114 - Discovery Building
330 N Orchard Street, Madison, WI 53715

Alec Redmann

Chief Engineer
Graduate Research Assistant

aredmann2@wisc.edu

Sara Andrea Simon

B.S. | M.S.

Graduate Research Assistant
ME313 Teaching Assistant
Visiting Scholar Coordinator
International Polymer Colloquium Co-Chair

ssimon9@wisc.edu

Distinguished Former Faculty

Natalie Rudolph

Former Assistant Professor (2014 to 2017)

Principle Engineer at Arevo, Inc.

A. Jeffery Giacomin

Former Professor (1994 to 2013)

Professor at Queens University
Tier 1 Canada Research Chair of Rheology

Heidi-Lynn Ploeg

Associate Professor

Robert Rowlands

Professor Emeritus