The 2015 Owens Corning Early Career Award is presented to Professor Thomas H. Epps, III of the University of Delaware. Prof. Epps is honored for “groundbreaking research in engineering block copolymer interfacial energetics for the nanoscale self-assembly of polymers in bulk, thin films and solutions”. The award will be presented at the MESD Plenary Session at the AIChE Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City.
The 2015 Charles M.A. Stine Award is presented to Professor Karen K. Gleason of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prof. Gleason is honored for “new chemical insights into the scientific understanding of vapor deposition of organic materials and their translation to pioneering technologies for polymer coating of surfaces”. The award will be presented at the MESD Plenary Session at the AIChE Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City.