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Higgs, D.J.; Young, M.J.; Bertrand, J.A.; George, S.M.; Oxidation kinetics of calcium films by water vapor and their effect on water vapor transmission rate measurements; J. Phys. Chem. C, 2014, Bertrand, J.A.; Higgs, D.J.; Young, M.J.; and George, S.M.;

Society Membership

American Chemical Society, since 1985

Scope of Activities:

Corrosion prevention and mitigation; environmental evaluation and testing of materials for new or existing facilities or processes; characterization and evaluation of failures of engineering materials, such as metals and polymers; the application and evaluation of electrochemical processes including electrowinning and

Publications & Patents:

22 patents covering food processing, food products, control equipment, food safety.

Professional Societies:

Institute of Physics, Full Member Association of Consulting Chemists and Chemical Engineers National Association of Corrosion Engineers American Chemical Society ASTM International Electrochemical Society

Specific Chemical Regulatory Services Available:

Prepare TSCA submissions (e.g. Premanufacture Notifications, Notices of Commencement, Inventory updates); prepare MSDS’s and product labels; assess current regulatory compliance status, conduct chemical inventory status searches, provide written procedures; establish regulatory record retention schedules.


1. “Outstanding presentation” Textile Coating and Lamination Conference “Microencapsulation” 2011. 2. UCSD Connect Award (Finalist) – “Most Innovative New Product of 2004” General Technology – PetriTech Inc. 2011 3. R&D 100, “Oasis HLB 96 Well Extraction Plate” 1999. 4. UCSD


POLYURETHANES AND OTHER ELASTOMERS S.W. Wong, K.C. Frisch, C.A. Byrne, D.P. Mack and N.S. Schneider, “Structure – Property Relationships of Transparent Aliphatic Polyurethane Elastomers from the Geometric Isomers of Methylene Bis(4-cyclohexylisocyanate)”, Advances in Urethane Science and Technology 9, 77-101(1984). C.A.

Publications & Patents:

PATENTS J. C. Fetzer and D. G. Lammel, “Hydrocracking Process With Polynuclear Aromatic Dimer Foulant Adsorption”, U. S. Patent 5,190,633, March 2, 1993 J. C. Fetzer, “Process For Purifying Waste Water Streams by Inclusion Complexation of Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons”, U.

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