2006 R&D 100

July 05, 2006

Award Recipient(s) 

Paul Ridgway and Richard Russo, EETD, and Emmanuel Lafond, Institute of Paper Science and Technology at Georgia Tech

Accomplishment 

For the Laser Ultrasonic Sensor, a sensor and control system to ensure optimum paper quality and efficient use of trees, chemicals, and energy by measuring stiffness and shear strength as paper speeds through the production web.

Portrait of Paul Ridgway
Portrait of Richard Russo