Zavaliangos Receives Grant from Abbott Laboratories

Published on Friday July 27, 2012

Department Head and Professor Antonios Zavaliangos has received a $270,420 grant from Abbott Laboratories for “Discrete Element Method for Phramaceutical Powder Compaction: Medelling and Experiments.”

With this grant, Zavaliangos and collaborators from Abbott will develop a new modeling capability for predicting the behavior of pharmaceutical materials during tablet production and their properties.  The goal is to optimize processing using computational techniques, a research activity that is in line with the “Quality by Design” mandate set by the Food and Drug Administration.

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