FROM RUBBER TO SUSTAINABLE POLYMERS, LEADING THE FIELD FOR MORE THAN A CENTURY.
The University of Akron’s Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering programs offer students the opportunity to capitalize on our world-class teaching and research environment to launch their careers in the vibrant, thriving polymer industry central in Northeast Ohio and beyond.
University in the world for polymer science and plastics engineering
RESEARCH AT OUR SCHOOL
FACILITIES & SERVICES
National Polymer Innovation Center
The National Polymer Innovation Center (NPIC) is a contract services facility at the leading edge of polymer characterization and advanced manufacturing.
Akron Polymer Training Services
Akron Polymer Training Services (APTS) provides a range of workforce training solutions that leverage the School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering’s knowledgebase and capabilities.
Upcoming Seminars & Events
Check out our upcoming seminars
Hear renowned speakers in the field of polymers from throughout the world! View our upcoming seminars