David Harwell

Fortune 500 coatings company seeking URM-serving partner institution

Discussion created by David Harwell on Mar 30, 2010

Fortune 500 coatings company is seeking an HBCU, Hispanic Serving Institution or TCU partner to provide surface characterization services to support a research program.  Qualified partners will be able to characterize films up to 7 mils thick for:

·        Porosity
·        Crosslinking density
·        Surface energy /contact angle
·        Surface functional groups
·        Film hardness
·        Surface roughness, down to the nano-range.


Interested parties should contact:

Dr. Kathleen Gisser
Sherwin-Williams Company
601 Canal Road
Cleveland, OH 44113
Phone 216-566-2067