CBU Packaging Research Published in the IoPP Journal of Packaging

A piece of Healthcare Packaging Consortium’s research work entitled “Estimating Tote Drop Height & Impact Acceleration from a Transportation Recorder” has been recently published in the IoPP Journal of Packaging (January 2013), the official peer-reviewed online journal of the Institute of Packaging Professionals.  It is authored by Dr. Pong Malasri (Packaging), Wei Siow (Chemical Engineering & Packaging Minor), Mallory Harvey (Civil Engineering & Packaging Minor), Phyo Thoon Aung (Civil Engineering & Packaging Minor), Rhett Jordan (Chemical Engineering & Packaging Minor), Dr. Paul Shiue (Mechanical Engineering), and Dr. Ray Brown (Mechanical Engineering). The project was sponsored by Merck Consumer Care.  The work was also partially funded by a $1,000 faculty development grant provided by Mr. Richard T. Gadomski to the School of Engineering. For CBU community, a copy of the article can be downloaded at: http://facstaff.cbu.edu/~pong/Packaging/IoPPJP-Jan2013-EstimatingToteDropHeight.pdf