Group of Professor Denis Rodrigue

Regular member

Manager training

  • Ph.D. in chemical engineering (Université de Sherbrooke, 1996)

Affiliation Department

Department of Chemical Engineering

Other affiliations

  • Member of the Order of Engineers of Quebec – Canada (OIQ)
  • Quebec Center for Functional Materials (CQMF)
  • Research Center for High Performance Polymer and Composite Systems (CREPEC)
  • Center for Research on Renewable Materials (CRMR)

Granting organization(s)

  • Quebec Research Fund – Nature and Technologies (FRQ-NT)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Canada (NSERC)
  • Aerospace Research and Innovation Consortium in Quebec (CRIAQ)

What does the laboratory do

  • Implementation of polymers (thermoplastic, thermosetting and elastomers), mixtures, foams and composites, recycling, rheology, natural fibers for applications in the automotive, construction, packaging and separation fields.
  • Research and development work at all levels on polymers: from the molecule (synthesis) to the implementation of finished parts (molding techniques).


  • Polymer engineering
  • Polymer foams
  • Exchange phenomena
  • Rheology

Service(s) offered in research and development (R&D)

Consultation on production (problem solving and optimization), characterization and reverse engineering, formulation.

Contact details

Département de génie chimique
Pavillon Adrien-Pouliot
Bureau 3546
1065 avenue de la Médecine
Québec (QC)
Canada G1V 0A6

Phone: (418) 656-2903
Fax: (418) 656-5993