Alpharetta, Georgia - The Hanson Group llc, a developer of technology for the polyurethane industry, has added two new members to its technical team, Hanson said recently.
Dr Sam (Xian-Yong) Wang, Ph.D, is technical director of the Hanson Group and has published ten scientific papers in design, synthesis and characterisation of polymers, organic compounds, and photo-active complexes. Wang brings a broad scientific background to the team in adhesives, coatings and sealants as well as biodegradeable and biocompatible materials, the statement said.
Dr Michael Quinn is a polymer scientist with a Ph.D from the Polymer Institute at the University of Akron and has industrial experience in medical devices, coating, formulating, design of experiments (DOE), and analytical chemistry and process optimisation. Quinn's background includes organic and polymer synthesis as well as polymer characterisation, Hanson said. (RD)