Capabilities

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Our applied research cabailities and expertise is augmented by our research labs and facilitiea. The facilities are open for use and can be accessed by e-mailing AppResearch@jefferson.edu

Our centers and capabilities include:

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Centers

Capabilities

Product Design & Development 

Throughout all the programs you will see product design and development and functional prototypes capabilities.

  • Grundy Lab Capabilities
    Performance Evaluation and Analysis of Materials
    Perform Most ASTM and AATCC Test Methods on Fibers, Yarns or Fabric
    Aid in Development of New Test Methods & Problem Solving
  • Engineering Capabilities
    Fundamentals of Engineering Laboratory, Project and Teaching Space
    Mechanics, Materials, Manufacturing, Design Laboratory
    Energy- Thermal-fluid Sciences Laboratory Space
    Electronics and Mechatronics Laboratory
  • Knitting and Weaving Capabilities
    Weaving – Jacquard weaving
    Knitting – warp knitting, circular knitting
  • Print Capabilities
    Textile Printing – Digital Printing
    Sublimation Printing
    Surface Imagining
    UV Curable Printing
    3D Printing
  • DEC Shop
    Rapid Prototyping
    Fabrication
    Soft Goods Prototyping
    Digital Prototyping
  • ID Shop
    Machine Shop Wood Working Capabilities
    Machine Shop Metal Working Capabilities
  • Nonwovens
    Carding, Air Laid, Wet Laid Capabilities
    Needle Punch and Bonder Capabilities
  • Composites
    Thermal Analysis Equipment
    Material Processing
    Electro-Spinning Nano Particles
  • Quantification of compounds in various mediums
  • Analytical capabilities for organic and inorganic compounds in solutions. 
  • Full shop for Wood, Plastic and Metal Working Capabilities
  • Modelmaking Shops
  • Laser Cutting Capabilities
  • 3D Printing Capabilities
  • CNC Milling

Business Development

  • Development of Business Model
  • Analysis of Supply Chain Economics
  • Life-cycle Sustainability Analysis