Joe McDonough, PhD

Joe McDonough, PhD

email: joe.mcdonough@swri.org
phone: 210-522-3670
website

Director
Microencapsulation & Nanomaterials
Southwest Research Institute
PO Drawer 28510
San Antonio, TX 78228-0510

Research

The Microencapsulation & Nanomaterials department in the Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Division at Southwest Research Institute specializes in new product development; product and process design and improvement; paint removal technologies; supercritical fluid processing; chemical pilot plant design and operation; performance problem resolution for manufacturers and users of polymers; and chemical and petroleum refining. Organic chemists, polymer scientists, chemical engineers, chemical physicists and petroleum engineers are available to produce specialized formulations for controlled release, research new technologies, resolve problems with chemicals and polymers, test materials, and reformulate products to meet environmental regulations.