B.S.Ch.E. (1978), M.S. (1981), Ph.D. (1983) in Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University
Polymers, Rapid Prototyping, Thermo-Fluids, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy.
During the past ten years Dr. Tatara has been active in sponsored research projects that focus on measuring fundamental properties of materials and processes. His present research is the experimental measurement of properties of biomaterials as well as optimizing solar energy concentrators. His work has been funded by ASHRAE, USDA, EPA, SPE, and industry.