Center for Tire Research
An NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center


Dr. Siamak Farhad and his graduate student Roja Esmaeeli have submitted an Invention Disclosure to the University of Akron for test device technology arising from their CenTiRe funded project, “Very high frequency testing of tire tread compounds for improved prediction of wet traction performance”.  Full Members of the Center have the option to obtain a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to the technology by participating in co-funding the patent.