UTRF Inventor Spotlight: Dr. John Wilkerson

Dr. John Wilkerson is a Professor of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture (UTIA) and a University of Tennessee (UT) graduate, receiving both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in agricultural mechanization. He served as an instructor at UT for four years before leaving to pursue his Ph.D. in… Read More

UTRF Inventor Spotlight: Dr. Nam-Goo Kang

Dr. Nam-Goo Kang served as a Research Assistant Professor and Facilities Director of the Polymer Characterization Lab in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Tennessee (UT). Dr. Kang joined UT after completing a post-doctoral appointment at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, bringing with him a rich background in polymer science research and experience… Read More

UTRF Inventor Spotlight: Maddie Singer

Maddie Singer is the Director of Anaplastology and an instructor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Dentistry’s Department of Prosthodontics. She has served as a clinical anaplastologist for the last fifteen years, creating custom, realistic prosthetics for patients who have malformed, disfigured, or missing parts of the face or body.… Read More