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educator , Chemical engineer

Alexander Couzis, Saudi Arabian, American chemical engineer, educator. Achievements include research on polymer and surfactant adsorption, kinetics thermodynamics; modification of polymer surfaces, self assembled monolayers. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Materials Research Society.

Background

Couzis, Alexander was born on October 20, 1964 in Dhahran, Arabia. Came to Greece, 1972. Son of George and Irene (Patsatzi) Sfondouris.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, National Technology U., Athens, Greece, 1987; Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1988; Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University Michigan, 1992.

Career

Intern in engineering Dow Chemical, Hellas, Lavrio, Greece, 1985. Research assistant University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1987-1992. Research associate International Paper, Tuxedo, New York, 1992-1994.

Assistant professor City University of New York, since 1994. Research fellow Center for Interfacial Engineering, Minneapolis, 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on polymer and surfactant adsorption, kinetics thermodynamics. Modification of polymer surfaces, self assembled monolayers.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (chapter) American College of Surgeons Symposium Series, 1992.

Membership

Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Materials Research Society.

Connections

Married Mary L. Vanderlaan, July 30, 1992.

father:
George Sfondouris

mother:
Irene (Patsatzi) Sfondouris

spouse:
Mary L. Vanderlaan