Incoming Delegation from Penn State University (PSU) and AREC USA led by Chancellor Ford from Behrend Campus, PSU

A group of AREC visitors and members stood inside the University Management School.

Professor Ralph Ford (Chancellor), Professor Alicyn Rhoades, Amy Bridger and Professor Timothy Kurzweg - all from Behrend Campus, Penn State University - together with Mick Shaw (Vice President of Plastek Europe), Kathi Gillespie (Plastek USA), Juraj Ulik (Plastek UK), and Brenda Jackson (Plastek USA) were warmly welcomed by Professor Lenny Koh on behalf of The University of Sheffield.

The visit was an opportunity to forge further and deeper collaboration between the UK and USA in the areas of research and materials innovation.

There were a series of meetings and tours of our key facilities including AMRC, Factory 2050 and the Diamond, The University of Sheffield’s prestigious research and learning facility.

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