Startups in materials science: interview with Jennifer Elisseeff

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Scientist-entrepreneur Prof. Elisseeff from Johns Hopkins University on her latest biomedical materials venture Aegeria and translating research to business.

Interview with Orlando Auciello: Part 2

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In the second part of our interview, Orlando Auciello talks about the challenges inherent in transitioning from academia to business.

Video Interview: Christopher Barner-Kowollik

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We talk to Professor Christopher Barner-Kowollik, head of the Macromolecular Architectures group at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Startups in materials science: interview with Orlando Auciello

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The first part of our talk with Orlando Auciellot on ultrananocrystalline diamond, his startup company ADT, and treating retina detachment using UNCD.

Joseph DeSimone: liberal arts education shapes science startup founders

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Joseph DeSimone talks to us about materials science startups and how liberal arts eduction shapes an entrepreneur.

Startups in materials: an interview with Antonio Facchetti

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An interview with Antonio Facchetti, CTO at Polyera, a startup in organic electronics, and adjunct professor at Northwestern University.

Entrepreneurship in materials interview: José Maria Lagaron

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Interview on entrepreneurship with startup founder José Maria Lagaron, whose company NanoBioMatters commercializes polymer-nanoclay packaging materials.

Interview with Elton Kaufmann, editor of Characterization of Materials, 2nd Edition

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New edition of important materials science reference work has been released.

Entrepreneurship in materials interview: Chris Yakacki

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Entrepreneurship in materials: interview with Chris Yakacki founder of shape memory polymer biomedical devices maker Medshape

Outsourcing in Academia: the New Jersey Center for Biomaterials model

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Interview with Joachim Kohn, director of the New Jersey Center for Biomaterials, on the center’s innovative model and research outsourcing.