|22 April, 2004: TIMES Receives a Louisiana Board of Regents Preliminary Planning Grant for the development of an NSF center proposal in the area of polymers.|
6 January, 2006: Bridgestone Americas becomes Affiliate Member of the TIMES Industry Participation Program (TIPP). Dr. Hiroshi Mouri (left) and Dr. Brian S. Mitchell (right) execute the TIPP agreement at the Bridgestone Americas Center for Research and Technology in Akron, OH.
|14 January, 2006: TIMES investigator Dr. Wayne Reed is featured in a Daily Hampshire Gazette article.|
|Summer, 2007: Dr. Wayne Reed launched the Polymer Reaction Monitoring and Characterization Center (PolyRMC). The Center has developed unique instrumentation and methods for comprehensive monitoring of polymerization reactions, allowing process optimization, accelerating R&D of new polymeric materials, and potentially allowing fullscale reactor control.|