Blog 2017-05-11T15:11:21+00:00
512, 2017

Polymers Center Presents New Technologies and Capabilities to SPE

December 5th, 2017|Categories: Polymers Center News|Tags: , |

On November 13th, the Polymer Center of Excellence was provided the opportunity to present the center’s SPE members. We were able to explain our material sampling, our material and additive compounding, and our materials analysis capabilities. Attendees were able to learn about the latest in polymers technology, including injection [...]

711, 2017

The Polymers Center Welcomes New Materials Science Associate

November 7th, 2017|Categories: Polymers Center News|Tags: , , , |

A very warm welcome to our new Materials Science Associate, Yiro Shimabukuro! Yiro comes to us from Florida where he received his BS in Chemistry at Florida Atlantic University. After FAU, he decided to undertake research in a polymer/analytical lab focusing on the thermal and spectral analysis of thin films [...]

310, 2017

Microban Utilizes the Polymers Center for R&D

October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Industry Partners|Tags: , , , |

As part of the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) program, the Polymers Center seeks to improve the competitiveness of North Carolina manufacturers. In this video we highlight one of our customers, Microban, to show how they use the Polymers Center for R&D activities including: Compounding trials Evaluation of new [...]

1909, 2017

Cybersecurity Education Series

September 19th, 2017|Categories: Industry Events|Tags: , , , |

Discover and learn simple cybersecurity concepts that can be simply incorporated in your implementation plan to help secure your business and continue your DoD contract by meeting the 12/31/2017 NIST 800-171 requirements . This education session sponsored by the NC Manufacturing Extension Partnership (and the NC Military Business Center) [...]