Research InterestsPolymer Rheology; Extensional Rheology and Rheometry; Polymer blending and compounding; Reactive processing; Processing of nano-layered polymeric materials; On- and in-line monitoring extrusion-based processes; Multiscale modelling of complex fluids
Teaching InterestsPolymer Engineering, Polymer Processing, Rheology
News About Joao Maia
A team of researchers led by CWRU will investigate ways to improve how common plastics are recycled with support from a $2.5M DOE grant
Departments of Macromolecular Science and Engineering and Biomedical Engineering provide summer unique opportunities for students impacted by COVID-19
Joao Maia In the News
Joao Maia, professor in the Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering and director of the Center for Advanced Polymer Processing, weighed in on an Amazon location in Northeast Ohio transitioning all packaging from plastic to paper.
Team of Case Western Reserve University researchers to study plastic recycling thanks to $2.5M grant
CWRU researchers received a $2.5M DOE grant to research how to improve recycling of common plastics.
CWRU engineering faculty received funds in support of work focused on Novel Methods for Deconstructing and Upcycling Existing Plastics