Ganjanan S. Bhat
Research Interests: Fiber science, nonwovens, melt-blowing, cotton nonwovens, plastic recycling, multifunctional nonwovens
Research interests: Materials management, agricultural materials, biomass cycling, anaerobic digestion
Research interests: Metabolic engineering, fermentation, nutrient-limited processes, microbial physiology.
Research interests: Nitric oxide releasing materials, antibacterial coatings, hemocompatible materials, medical devices, animal models, wound healings, translational research.
Research interests: Global materials management, waste, plastic, biodegradation, recycling.
Research interests: Catalytic reaction engineering, renewable fuels and chemicals.
Research interests: Materials flow, life cycle assessment.
Jason Locklin (UGA Site Director)
Research interests: New polymers, biodegradable materials, coatings and interfaces.
Research interests: Nanocellulose manufacturing, food packaging films, surface modified nanocellulose, LCA of nanocellulose.
Research interests: Nanofibers, bio-based coatings, nanostructured materials, responsive materials, biomaterials, biointerfaces, functional fibers and textiles.
Branson W. Ritchie
Research interests: Animal health, emerging diseases, infectious diseases, technology development and implementation.
Research interests: Nanocellulose, biopolymer composites.2
Xianqiao (XQ) Wang
Research Interests: Computational mechanics, soft matters, mechanics of biopolymer composites, bio-inorganic interfaces.
Research interests: Material science, degradable polymers, composites and coatings.
Research interests: Metabolic engineering, synthetic biology, natural products, bioenergy, biotechnology.