Robert J. Smith, PhD
Vice President, CFO, Spring House PolyX, LLC
Bob graduated from the University of Tennessee with BS (chemistry major) and PhD in Physical Organic Chemistry. Following graduate school he joined a major international chemical manufacturing company as a polymer synthesis research chemist. Over his 27 year career Bob reached the level of Technical Fellow and Section Manager. His research interests include emulsion and solvent solution polymer synthesis, polymer scale-up, process documentation, continuous emulsion polymerization, high pressure emulsion polymerization, process safety, statistical quality control, and statistical process control.