Alisa Zlatanic, M.S.

Alisa Zlatanic, Senior Research Associate
Alisa Zlatanic received her Bachelor of Engineering degree in 1993 and Master of Science degree in 1997, in Organic Chemical Technology and Polymer Engineering from the Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, from the University of Belgrade. She worked six years as a teaching and research assistant there before her appointment as Research Associate in the Kansas Polymer Research Center in 1999. She specializes in polymer synthesis and characterization. Her special interests are polymer networks and rheology. Her major accomplishments include development of biobased polyol for flexible polyurethane foams and more than 15 scientific papers. She was a co-awardee of the 2007 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award.