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Dr Walter Everett Voit
Associate Professor-Material Science Engineering, Assistant Professor-Mechanical Engineering
Contact Address   800 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080     Office MailstopMail Box: RL 10, Room No.: BSB11633 
Email Address    Primary Phone Number 972-883-5788    Media Contact
Keywords Shape memory polymers; polymer manufacturing; ionizing radiation; thermomechanical properties; biopolymer mechanics.   
 Professional Preparation
 PhDMaterials Science and EngineeringGeorgia Tech2009
 MSArtificial IntelligenceUT Dallas2006
 BSComputer ScienceUT Dallas2005
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Tough shape memory polymer fiber composites. T. Ware, G. Ellson, A. Kwasnik, S. Drewicz, K. Gall, and W. Voit, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites. In Press. (2011)
Voit, W., T. Ware, et al. (2010). "Radiation crosslinked shape-memory polymers." Polymer 51(15): 3551-3559.
Peer reviewed
Voit, W., T. Ware, et al. (2010). "High-Strain Shape-Memory Polymers." Advanced Functional Materials 20(1): 162-171.
Peer reviewed
Chitturi, B., W. Fahle, et al. (2009). "An (18/11)n upper bound for sorting by prefix reversals." Theoretical Computer Science 410(36): 3372-3390.
Peer reviewed
Ware, T., W. Voit, et al. (2010). "Effects of sensitizer length on radiation crosslinked shape-memory polymers." Radiation Physics and Chemistry 79(4): 446-453.
Peer reviewed
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Start DateEnd DatePresentation/Project
  Voit, W. (2007). Enabling Low Cost Manufacturing for Acrylic Shape Memory Polymers (poster). Atlanta, GA.
  Brahmbhatt, P., W. Voit, et al. (2009). Foaming Aligned Nanoparticle Composites Using Shape-Memory Polymer Epoxies. UROP Spring Symposium Atlanta, GA.
  Drewicz, S., W. Voit, et al. (2009). Optimizations of Thermomechanical Properties of Multilayer Shape-Memory Polymer Composites for Orthopedic Casts. UROP Spring Symposium, Atlanta, GA.
  Evans, N., W. Voit, et al. (2009). Polyurethane-Acrylate Blends with Shape Memory. UROP Spring Symposium, Atlanta, GA.
  Kwasnik, A., W. Voit, et al. (2009). Evaluation of Thermomechancial Properties of Fiber-Reinforced Shape-Memory Polymer Systems. UROP Spring Symposium, Atlanta, GA.
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DurationRankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
2010-?Assistant ProfessorMechanical Engineering UT Dallas
2007-?CTO  Syzygy Memory Plastics
 Synergistic Activities
High School Comets
Community Outreach: Materials Engineering, Technology and Science (COMETS) This program is designed to give hour long materials demos to local high school chemistry and physics classes to interest students in science and research at UT Dallas.

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Honors and Awards

  • Best Presentation, 9th annual Ionizing Radiation and Polymers Conference, College Park, MD., 2010
  • McDermott Faculty Member, 2010
  • Best Poster Award, NSF IGERT PI Annual Meeting, Washington, DC., 2009
  • Member, Materials Research Society, 2008 - 2010
  • Member, TMS, 2008 - 2010
  • Founder and CTO of Syzygy Memory Plastics, 2007 - 2010
  • NSF IGERT-Funded TI:GER Fellow, The Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007 - 2009
  • Presidential Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006 - 2009
  • Erik Jonsson Fellow, University of Texas at Dallas, 2005 - 2006
  • McDermott Scholar, University of Texas at Dallas, 2001 - 2005

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