Chris Tucker is a Fellow in the Formulation Science Group within Dow’s Core R&D function. He is responsible for technical leadership for the Formulation Science group and maintaining world class capabilities that are leveraged by various businesses across The Dow Chemical Company.
Chris joined the Central Research function within Dow in 1982 after receiving his BA from Kalamazoo College. He has worked primarily in the area of colloid and interface science including new surfactant synthesis, ionomers, microemulsions, consumer and industrial product formulation, reaction media, nanoparticle synthesis, enhanced drug solubilization, drug delivery and high throughput research. Over the course of his career he has worked on R&D projects with nearly every business within Dow. He is author of more than 40 publications and patents.