Askeland, Per

Per Askeland
Designation: 
Research Specialist
Person Address: 
Michigan State University Room 1148 Engineering Building, 428 S. Shaw Lane East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone Number: 
(517) 432-5245
Bio: 

Responsible for operation, upkeep, and training of various analytical techniques including surface spectroscopy (XPS, AES), molecular spectroscopy (FTIR, UV-Vis), and microscopy (ESEM, optical). Also responsible for materials processing techniques including plasma and UV-ozone surface treatments. Research areas include: electrospinning ceramic and organic fibers for chemical and biological sensing; development of luminescent based oxygen sensors; surface treatment of polymers for adhesive bonding; and assisting the development of graphite based polymer composites.