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  • US Forest Service Research & Development
  • 1400 Independence Ave., SW
  • Washington, D.C. 20250-0003
  • 800-832-1355
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Theodore H. Wegner

Assistant Director & Acting FPL Director's Representative
One Gifford Pinchot Drive
Madison, WI 53726-2398
Phone: 608-231-9434
Fax: 608-231-9567


Current Research

Cellulosic nanomaterials; pulp, paper and composites research

Research Interests

Cellulosic nanomaterials; wood-based composites; pulping and papermaking; paper and paperboard

Past Research

Fluid mechanics; polymer processing into textile fibers; melt spinning of polymers; pulping research; papermaking research; cellulosic nanomaterials

Education

  • University of Illinois - Urbana, Doctor of Philosophy - Chemical Engineering Chemical engineering - Fluid mechanics, 1972
  • University of Illinois - Urbana, Master of Science - Chemical Engineering Chemcial Engineering, 1969
  • University of Wisconsin - Madiosn, Bachelor of Science - Chemical Engineering Chemcial Engineering, 1967

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Director, USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Madiosn, Wisconsin
    1977 - Current
  • Research Engineer, E. I. DuPont, Seaford, Delaware
    1972 - 1977
    Textile fibers research and development
  • Research Assistant, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
    1967 - 1972

Professional Organizations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science, Member (2010 - Current)
    Member
  • Aldo Leopold Foundation, Member (2008 - Current)
    Member
  • Materials Research Society, Member (2007 - Current)
    Member
  • The Nature Conservancy, Member (2005 - Current)
    Member
  • Forest Products Society (FPS), Member (1998 - Current)
    Member
  • Forest Products Society (FPS), Member (1998 - Current)
    Member
  • National Forest Foundation, Member (1998 - Current)
    Member
  • Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI), Member (1983 - Current)
    TAPPI Nanotechnology Division; TAPPI Fellow
  • American Chemical Society (ACS), Member (1972 - Current)
    Member
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AICHE), Member (1972 - Current)
    Member
  • Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, Member (1972 - Current)
    Member

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Last updated on : 08/01/2014