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Myron Nicholson

Adjunct Professor

Main Campus Phone: 

312.567.3652

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Education 

BS, Chemistry, Northland College, WI.
Ph.D., Cellulose and Paper Engineering

Courses 

INTM 433/533 Manufacturing Processes in Chemical Industries

Experience 

Chemical Engineering, Manufacturing

Research  

Dr. Nicholson (Myron) has over 35 years experience in the chemical manufacturing area focusing on industrial research for a global chemical and packaging company. He has helped direct programs within manufacturing plants, universities, and vendor pilot facilities in France, Germany, U.K., Eastern Europe, Mexico, Latin America, and Asia.  Myron came to INTM as an Adjunct Professor lending his worldwide experience to the manufacturing option in the chemical area. His expertise spans a variety of chemical processing, plastics extrusion, printing, inks/coatings, and worldwide regulatory viewpoints.

Currently Myron is the Vice President of Technology for a worldwide food packaging company in Darien, IL. which takes him frequently outside the U.S. exploring technology options for industrial application.

Patents 

Dr. Nicholoson holds over 25 patents in the chemical, food, and processing areas.

Memberships 

Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industries (TAPPI) Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) American Meat Institute (AMI) Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Committee International of Pellicule Cellulosique (CIPCEL)