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Education/Academic qualification

Polymer Science, PhD, Case Western Reserve University

… → 1970

Polymer Science, MS, Case Western Reserve University

… → 1967

Chemical Engineering, BS, University of Cincinnati

… → 1965

Research interests

  • Design of materials with unexpected combinations of properties
  • Materials selection
  • Novel polymer solids
  • Novel processing methods
  • Polymeric materials
  • Toughness and durability

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Polymers Engineering & Materials Science
Fibers Engineering & Materials Science
Polyacrylonitriles Engineering & Materials Science
Polypropylenes Chemical Compounds
Crystallization Engineering & Materials Science
Polyethylenes Engineering & Materials Science
Polyethylene Chemical Compounds
Cellophane Engineering & Materials Science

Grants 2009 2010

Research Output 1967 2016

Making Things: Integrative Approach to Teaching Product Development

Carr, S. H. & Herbst, W. B., 2016, In : JOM. 68, 8, p. 2018-2020 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Facilitating Teamwork Instruction in a First-Year Engineering Design Program: a Question of Balance

Gatchell, D. W., Hirsch, P. L., Goodman, A. J., Anderson, J. C., Carr, S. H. & Ankenman, B. E., 2013, Proceedings of the Fifth Annual First Year Engineering Experience Conference (FYEE). 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Exploring adaptive expertise as a target for engineering design education

McKenna, A. F., Colgate, J. E., Olson, G. B. & Carr, S. H., Nov 29 2006, Proceedings of 2006 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information In Engineering Conference, DETC2006. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 2006).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineering Design
Two Dimensions

IDEA: Formalizing the foundation for an engineering design education

Mckenna, A. F., Colgate, E., Carr, S. H. & Olson, G. B., Jun 28 2006, In : International Journal of Engineering Education. 22, 3, p. 671-678 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Introducing a constructivist approach to applying programming skills in engineering analysis

McKenna, A. F., Nocedal, J., Freeman, R. & Carr, S. H., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings - Frontiers in Education, 35th Annual Conference: Pedagogies and Technologies for the Emerging Global Economy, FIE'05. p. T3H-20-T3H-25 1611958. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2005).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution