Collegium Helveticum

Christopher Ellison
Senior Fellow 2022–2023

Materials science
Fellowship duration
January 01, 2023–June 30, 2023
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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, US


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Christopher Ellison is professor and the Zsolt Rumy Innovation Chair in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, USA. His research focuses on polymer science and engineering, with emphasis at the intersection of processing and physics.

During his senior fellowship at the Collegium, Christopher explored approaches to more sustainable plastics and the chemical processes by which they interact with and influence our environment.