Annual Report 2000: Engineering InterAction
College of Engineering / University of Wisconsin-Madison

Rheology Research Center

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2000-2001 Industrial Advisory Board

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1999-2000 Financial Summary

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A. Jeffrey Giacomin (Director)
309 Mechanical Engineering Building
1513 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706-1572

Tel: 608/262-7473
Fax: 608/265-2316

  • Examines rheological properties of polymeric liquids in relation to their molecular structure; studies dynamics of macro-molecular liquids.

  • Performs experiments in polymer processing, electrorheological fluids and dilute solution rheology.

  • Develops numerical simulation to study viscoelastic liquid flow.

  • Runs a graduate seminar series exposing rheology students to the forefront of rheological research.


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Published: September 2000