All articles by Jason O Clevenger

Jason O Clevenger

Sticky Situations

Hydrophilic coatings offer enhanced device performance but can encounter issues such as detachment or dissolving. Work is still being done to find the ideal polymer that ensures they remain lubricated, yet attached, writes Jason O Clevenger of Exponent Failure Analysis Associates.

Safe Surface

Nearly half of infections in the US are related to medical implants, making anti-microbial coatings extremely beneficial. Jason O Clevenger investigates how these coatings can prevent and reduce infection levels.