By Rhonda Ward
The Institute of Materials Science is pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Nahass has joined IMS as the new Industrial Affiliates Program Director.
Paul is a veteran manager with an extensive industrial background in materials R&D. He has worked at companies including Cabot Corporation, Aspen Aerogels, and Albany International, as well as several startups, including one he co-founded. He has broad materials application experience in nanotechnology, defense and aerospace, metals and ceramics, textiles, electronics, paper, plastics, wearable technology, consumer products, medical devices, and energy-efficiency. He is well-practiced in government funding, including numerous industry-academic partnerships. He has a Ph.D. in materials science, and Bachelors and Masters in chemical engineering, all from MIT, and is relocating to the area from Boston.