Dr. Tom Ippoliti was recently awarded a US Patent for his work on biodegradable polymers. Joshua Speros and Dan Everson, both former undergraduate students, were also on the patent filing. The two students went on to receive their Ph.D.s in Chemistry.
Ippoliti, J. Thomas; Joshua Speros; Schewe, Scott R.; Warner, Robert W.; Dan Everson, “Polymers having lipophilic hydrocarbon and biodegradable polymeric segments” U.S. Patent 8653155 (2014)
Underline indicates undergradute student.