Dr. Fleming, Associate Professor, joined the Department of
Paper Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Imaging in 1996. He teaches courses
in the Imaging, Paper and Chemical Engineering programs.
Dr. Fleming brings to Western over 22 years of industrial experience
and 11 years of academic experience. Prior to joining the faculty at WMU, Dr.
Fleming was Group Leader in Engineering Design and Analysis at the GenCorp Technology
Center in Akron, Ohio. Previously, he held the position of Senior Research Specialist
at Phillips Petroleum Research Center in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. He has held
Postdoctoral Research Associate positions in Chemistry at Brown University and
Columbia University. Dr. Fleming has over 130 publications and presentations
to his credit and one U. S. patent.
Dr. Fleming has been involved with configuring and managing
multiplatform computer networks. He has managed groups of industrial researchers
and advised undergraduate and graduate students in academia. He has been involved
in multidisplinary research and consulting in industry and academia. He currently
co-director of the Digital Printing and Imaging Laboratory and the Center for
Ink and Printibility.