Faculty in Paper Science and Engineering

This list represents faculty who are available to advise and/or serve on committees. Not every individual on this list is in a position to advise students, so prospective students should plan to reach out to the program or the faculty member to inquire if they are unsure.

Name Topics
Shri Ramaswamy Scientific and engineering principles in various processes during paper manufacture
Simo Sarkanen Lignin chemistry and biochemistry
Steve Severtson Surface and colloid science, materials science
Ulrike Tschirner Chlorine-free bleaching of fiber for paper manufacture, sustainable use of lignocellulosics
William Tze Preparation and utilization of nanocellulose and composite
Ping Wang Enzyme engineering and nanobiotechnology; enzymatic synthesis of biofuels, biopolymers and specialty chemicals