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Myron Nicholson, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Industrial Technology and Management

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


INTM 433/533 Manufacturing Processes in Chemical Industries


Chemical Engineering, Manufacturing


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.


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


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)