Packaging Science 78 Lomb Memorial Drive Rochester, NY 14623-5604
Dr Changfeng Ge (Director of Research)
The Packaging Science Program is located in the college of Applied Science and Technology. The program offers 30 undergraduate courses and 12 graduate courses in packaging, covering a wide variety of topics in materials, containers, production systems, distribution, marketing, regulations and product/packaging testing. The graduate program offers both a traditional masters degree course format as well as an accelerated format for industry professionals. The program also conducts packaging testing and research. Main areas of research include the measurement of the distribution environment and shock and vibration testing.
The 21st IAPRI World Conference on Packaging will take place between 19-22 June in Zhuhai, China. It is hosted by Jinan University and Hunan University of Technology. For more information please click here
The IAPRI Symposium in Lausanne (9-12 May) attracted delegates over 130 delegates from 20 countries. There were 99 papers in total out of which 69 are oral.
Marie Rushton, IAPRI Secretary General says 'This excellent event brought researchers from all over the world to network and develop strong links'