Engineering and Polymer Research

WHERE CURIOUS MINDS EMBRACE ENGINEERING CHALLENGES

The College of Engineering and Polymer Science’s research program creates knowledge and designs solutions for problems that disrupt our communities and world. No other discipline transforms the world like engineering does, and at Akron, there are no limits to what our faculty and students are capable of achieving.

From developing environmentally friendly coatings used in manufacturing to exploring the role mineral surfaces may have played in the origins of life, some of our world’s most advanced researchers are searching for – and finding – answer’s that will alter the course of our future.

AREAS OF IMPACT

Cybersecurity, Data Analytics & Human-Machine Interface

Electric Vehicles, Power Electronics, Energy Systems & Intelligent Sensors

Aircraft/Vehicle Crash-worthiness, Blast Modeling, Prognostics, Vehicle Security

Infrastructure, ISHM, Traffic, Logistics

Sustainability

Biosciences and Biomedical Applications

QUESTIONS? CONTACT US:

Dr. Ajay Mahajan
Associate Dean for Research & Industrial Engagement

Phone: 330-972-6033
Email: majay@uakron.edu

Dr. Sadhan C. Jana
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

Phone: 330-972-8293
Email: janas@uakron.edu