Love, Brian | Faculty

Professor of Material Sciences and Engineering, Macromolecular Science and Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering

2644 CSE


Love Lab

Ph.D., Applied Science (Materials Science), Southern Methodist University, 1990
M.S., Metallurgical Engineering (Polymers), University of Illinois, 1986
B.S., Chemistry, University of Illinois, 1984

Research Interests
Characterizing the structure and properties of photosensitive acrylates commonly used as photoresists, dental composite restoratives, cell immobilization substrates, and a number of other adhesive and coatings applications.

Honors and Awards

  • Nominee, WL Wine Award for Teaching Excellence, 2007 
  • Dean's list for Teaching Excellence based on Student perceptions at Virginia Tech: 2004, 2002, 1998, 1994 
  • Visiting Professorship, Universite Claude Bernard, LYON France, 1996, 1999 
  • NIH Post-doctoral Fellowship, 1991-1993 
  • Editorial Boards
    Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 2002-present
    Journal of Adhesion, 2003-present