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UWM Scientists Working on Creating Stronger, Lighter Metal Composites

Jon Strelecki
Tom Luljak and guests

More than a century ago Milwaukee began to establish a reputation as a world leader in manufacturing. Much of that work has involved the use of metals that form the backbone of many of the products we use today.

At UW-Milwaukee, a team of scientists have been working on ways to create new, stronger and lighter metal composites that give products a competitive advantage over others.

Joining us on this edition of UWM Today are Pradeep Rohatgi, a UWM Distinguished Professor of Materials Engineering and the Chief Research Officer for a new company called Intelligent Composites, and Chris Jordan, the chief marketing officer of the company.

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Tom Luljak hosted UWM Today on WUWM for more than two decades and is the inaugural host of Curious Campus.