Center for Composite Materials - University of Delaware

Industrial Consortium

UD-CCM established its University – Industry Consortium “Application of Composite Materials to Industrial Products” in 1978. Since then, the Center has collaborated with some 210 companies representing materials suppliers and end users in the aerospace, automotive, and durable goods industries.

Member Benefits

The following list describes the various benefits our members receive:

  • Leveraging of ongoing programs with other industrial and government sponsors
  • Opportunities to partner with UD-CCM in initiating and preparing proposals for research funding in areas of common interest
  • Exclusive access to new Composite Design and Simulation (CDS) Software suite for design and analysis, materials modeling and process simulation
  • UD-CCM web site (www.ccm.udel.edu) recognition
  • Informal consulting with UD-CCM faculty and research staff
  • Advance invitations to conferences, symposia, and seminars of UD-CCM
  • Access to research papers, reports, and other publications of UD-CCM, including Annual Report, Posterbook and newsletter
  • The use of UD-CCM research libraries
  • Opportunities to advertise job openings on UD-CCM website and in monthly newsletters

Join Our Consortium

  • Review CCM Information and generic benefits
  • Identify / Prioritize Research needs with CCM Contact
  • Negotiate desired benefits and leveraging opportunities
  •  Finalize membership fee structure and duration tailored to company needs (one (1) page agreement)

If you wish to receive more information, or are interested in becoming a consortium member, please send an email or call:

Jack Gillespie, Jr., Director
302.831.8702
gillespi@udel.edu

Dirk Heider, Asst. Director for Technology
302.831.8898
heider@udel.edu

Shridhar Yarlagadda, Asst. Director for Research
302.831.8149
yarlagad@udel.edu

Dan Molligan, Asst. Director for Application Development
302.831.7410
molligdj@udel.edu

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Click here to view a complete list of past and present
consortium sponsors and their gifts.

Current Consortium Members

 

airbus anadolu damian-andrisani

arkema bae-systems basf
blockeng  boeing bowmanscien celluforce ct2 ct2 compositesourcingsolutions
Composites Automation LLC cytec dvirc2 dixiechemical dow eads fenner
Flexpipe Systems Ford Research and Engineering Center graco greenetweed highland composites honeywell hybridcc
hyundai JML Engineering, LLC kubota kuraray Leidos msc MeggitPolymers
mettlertoledo milliken netzsch northropgrumman tpi
owens pratt rogerscorp sabic  samsung spirit starfire
survice toray tpi unitedtech vanguard warrior  

 

We would like to thank ANSYS, Michelman & National Center for Manufacturing Sciences for becoming our newest Consortium members and all our current members for continuing to participate in CCM’s research and development activities.

UD-CCM is a pioneer in university-industry partnerships and has established a premier technology transfer network to transition research accomplishments to industry. UD-CCM established its University – Industry Consortium “Application of Composite Materials to Industrial Products” in 1978. Since then, the Center has collaborated with some 210 companies representing materials suppliers and end users in the aerospace, automotive, and durable goods industries.

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