Faculty in the Department are actively engaged in research, contracts and consulting with many industrial firms and government research labs. There is extensive private external support for a number of ongoing projects in the department. Some of the partners with which faculty are currently interacting include:
Dionex Corp., Martin-Marietta Inc., Novozymes of America, Becton Dickinson & Co., Genzyme Corp., Northrup Grumman Corporation, Prolitec, Pfizer Inc., Eli Lilly Co., MedImmune Inc., Bioanalytical Systems Inc., Columbia Technologies LLC, W.R. Grace & Co., ITT Industries, ChemImage Corporation, , Novadaq Technologies, ImQuest Biosciences, The National Institute of Standards and Technology, Applied Physics Lab (Johns Hopkins University), Laboratory of Bioorganic Chemistry (NIH), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (U.S. DOE), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (U.S. DOE), Army Research Laboratory (U.S. DOD), Edgewood Chemical and Biological Command (U.S. DOD), Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (USDA), Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (U.S. DOD), Army Research Office (U.S. DOD).
All faculty are happy to entertain informal inquiries to which they might provide assistance. If you are interested in seeking assistance, consulting or a collaboration, either contact individual faculty members whose research profiles seem appropriate, or the Acting Chair, Professor Richard Karpel can assist you in locating the appropriate individual:
Richard L. Karpel
Acting Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry