Dr. Alan Fuchs


B.E. Chemical Engineering, Cooper Union, 1977
M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, 1979
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Tufts University, 1996


Research Interests

Polymer materials development;
Polymer-based magnetic fluids;
Polymeric composites for thermal control of electronics;
Polymer membrane processes;
Polymer process modeling.


Relevant Past Experience

Principal Investigator and co-PI on variety of DOD and industrially sponsored projects relating to novel materials development and characterization; significant industrial R&D experience relating to membrane research and product and process development; intellectual property development in the area of intelligent polymeric fluids.

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Associate Professor
Chemical Engineering Division



LME 307
Paul Laxalt Mineral Engineering Building


Office: 775-784-4960
Fax:     775-784-4316 

e-mail:  afuchs@unr.edu


Mailing Address:
Chemical and Materials Engineering Division
Mail Stop 388
University of Nevada, Reno
1664 North Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89557, USA




University of Nevada, Reno

College of Engineering

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