GRADUATE STUDENT SUPERVISION

5 M.S. (3 ChE, 1 Mat Eng., 1 Forestry) & 1 Ph.D -- at PURDUE University

Michigan State University

NAME
 THESIS TITLE
 DATE
Li Nie
Studies on the Grafting Reaction betweeen Polymers having a Large Number of Reactive Groups and the Formation of Compatibilized Blends
Ph.D. 1994
Dimiitrois C. Argyropoulus
Studies on Polymer Alloying using Reactive Extrusion
M.S. 1994
James H. Benda
Investigation of Hierarchical Classification for Life Cycle analysis
M.S. 1994
Joe B. Snook
Biodegradability of Polylactide Film in Simulated Composting Environments
M.S. 1994
Ajay Gupta
Studies on Cellulose Acetate-Poly(ethyleneterephthalate) Blends
M.S. 1994
Juli H. David
Studies on the Aerobic Biodegradation of Polymers
M.S. 1994
Denise Carlson
Modification of PLA via reactive extrusion
M.S. 1995
Rajeev Karnani
Kenaf Fiber Reinforced PP Composites
M.S. 1996
Ritesh Shah
Design & Engineering of Caprolactone Monomer Plant
M.S. 1996
David Witzke
Introduction to Properties, Engineering, and Prospects of Polylactide Polymers
Ph.D 1997
Mohan Krishnan
Engineering of Compositions based on Star PCL derived by extrusion polymerization of e-caprolactone
Ph.D 1998
Ken Seybold
Engineering of Soy-processing complex
M.S.1997
Dale Smith
Design and Engineering of Starch-Polyester biodegradable Plastics using Reactive Extrusion
M.S, 1998
Lalita Waikul
Processing Parameter-Property Relations of Soy Protein-Copolyester Blends
M.S. 1998



CURRENT


Ryoko Yamasaki
Investigations into poly(epsilon caprolactone)
M.S.
Chisa Brookes
Biodegradable Matrices for waste water clean-up
M.S.
Laura Fisher
Biodegradable Polymers as Drug-Delivery Systems
M.S.
Sunder Balakrishnan
Reactive extrusion polymerization and compounding
Ph.D
Phuong Tran
Soybean Oil Polymers 
Ph.D
Yogaraj Nabar
Design & Engineering of Starchbased foam products
Ph.D
Gouren Cheng
Engineering of Starch esters for biodegradable plastics
Ph.D