About Morton L. Wallach


Dr. Mort Wallach has over twenty-five years industrial experience beginning at DuPont's Experimental Station, and ranging from resin, film, and plastic manufacture, to consumer products, transportation and aerospace.

His contributions include twenty-five publications, five recent books, numerous patents, and key roles in commercial developments, such as Kapton polyimide film, high performance composites, novel consumer products, and engineered materials.  Current work involves development of specialized materials for various industrial, maritime and DOD projects including smart sensors, self-renewable coatings, composites, and emergency buoyancy systems for submarines and other vessels. 

Presently, he is President of PEL Associates, an innovative technology company providing technology services keyed to new product designs with novel functionality. PEL serves over 200 firms involved with medical, electrical, automotive, aerospace, marine, industrial, consumer and defense products. Other PEL activities include product and market development, process optimization, manufacturing support, technology transfer, and strategic planning.

Dr. Wallach has a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from Wayne State University and was a Fulbright post-doctoral scholar. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, The Society of Plastics Engineers, IUPAC, and Sigma Xi. Dr. Wallach is affiliated with: Teltech Network of Experts, The CT Technology Council, University of Connecticut, The Fulbright Association, and The Licensing Executives Society. He is cited in Who's Who in Polymers and Plastics and the recent 58th edition of Marquis Who'sWho in America..