University of Akron
The University of Akron, East Buchtel Avenue, Akron, OH, United States
Basic Information:
  • The University of Akron is a public research university in Akron, Ohio, United States. The university is part of the University System of Ohio and is regarded as a world leader in polymer research. As a STEM-focused institution, it focuses on industries such as polymers, advanced materials, and engineering. In the last decade it has sought to increase its research portfolio and gain recognition for its productivity in technology transfer and commercialization.