University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

Materials processing and applications development of engineered plastics and composites — thermoplastic and thermoset composite solutions for mass transit, automotive, energy and defense segments.

1720 Second Ave. S
254 Business Engineering Complex
Birmingham, AL 35294-4461 US

Additional Locations:
MPAD Center 501 12th St. S
Birmingham, AL 35294 US
(205) 934-8450

Materials Sciences and Engineering Div.


As Seen In CompositesWorld

Inside Manufacturing: Thermoplastic Composites Lighten Transit Bus
Low-pressure forming processes and low-density, long fiber-reinforced thermoplastic come together to cut weight of aluminum transit bus roof air conditioning door by 40 percent.

Product Categories of University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Product design
  • Testing
    • Testing, materials
    • Testing, product
    • Testing, structural