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Yonas Gizaw

Department of Food Sciences 

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor

 General Information

Dr. Gizaw is a Principal Scientist at Procter & Gamble Global Research & Development.

General Research Areas

  • Polymers, colloids and surfactants
  • Self-assembly biopolymers
  • Nanotechnology

Specific Research Areas

  • Adsorption of polymers on colloids, vesicles, and emulsions
  • Polyelectrolytes and surfactant interactions and functional properties of coacervates
  • Surface modification and characterization
  • Design, modification and application of starches in consumer products

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