|Innovation Title||Categories||Lead Inventor|
Hydrogel Improves Concrete Curing
|Erk, Kendra Ann|
Dr. Kendra Erk is an Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering at Purdue University. Dr. Erk holds a B.S. in materials engineering from Purdue and a Ph.D. in materials science and engineering from Northwestern University. Dr. Erk received the 2015 to 2016 Teaching for Tomorrow Fellowship Award. Her research focuses on the full understanding of important structure-property relationships in a wide range of soft materials and complex fluids, from hydrogels to surfactant-stabilized emulsions.
For additional information, visit Dr. Erk's Purdue website: https://engineering.purdue.edu/MSE/People/ptProfile?id=75776
or her Soft Material Mechanics website: https://soft-material-mechanics.squarespace.com/home/