Dr. Paul Andersen
Coperion
Process Technology Consultant

PAUL ANDERSEN – Process Technology Consultant: Coperion, 2016-present 

Director, Process Technology, Coperion Corporation, 1987-2016 (retired). He was responsible for Process Engineering and New Technology Development for Twin Screw Extrusion/Compounding. 

Paul has 40 years industrial experience. During this time he worked extensively on compounding of multi-phase engineering polymers. Paul holds several process patents as well as patents on screw element design for improved mixing. 

Paul is a past-president (2009-’10) of the Society of Plastics Engineers. 

He also serves on the Editorial Board of Advances in Polymer Technology, and is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Polymer Processing Institute. 

He has presented many technical papers at conferences, served as technical consultant for the SPE Twin-screw Extrusion educational video and wrote the chapter on Twin-screw Extrusion for the SPE Plastics Technician Toolbox. 

Additionally Paul has authored papers for multiple journals as well as several book chapters.