Christopher W. Macosko

Professor, Emeritus, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Christopher W. Macosko and and his colleagues create multiphase polymer microstructures via process flows and chemical reaction. They carry out research on polymer blending, polyurethane foaming, dispersion of nano-filler in polymers. Macosko has also been active in developing new rheological test methods and their applications. He is the author of the popular text: Rheology: Principles, Measurements, and Applications (Wiley, 1994).

The Macosko Research Group has produced over 540 publications and been home to over 100 Ph.D. and M.S. students, post-doctoral scholars, and visiting scientists. Macosko was also the Director of IPRIME, the Industrial Partnership for Research in Interfacial and Materials Engineering at the University of Minnesota.


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Life: By Chance or by Design?

Chris Macosko has taught this seminar course at the University of Minnesota and the University of California–Berkeley.

Teaching Origins Issues Objectively


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Chris Macosko

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Life: By Chance or Design?