Bioproducts, Cellulose Nanomaterials, Polymers, Biomaterials, Biomedical Devices, Fibers
Associate Professor
NSERC Canfor Industrial Research Chair in Advanced Bioproducts
Technical University Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 2010, Post Doctoral Fellow
Simon Fraser University, Canada, 2007, Ph.D., Chemistry
Simon Fraser University, Canada, 2002, B.Sc., Chemistry
Research Interests

Professor Foster’s research currently focuses on structuration, functionalization and fundamental aspects of reinforcement and deformation in polymers and bio-products, and the application of that science to engineering of novel implantable materials and lightweight materials, 3D printing and various responsive “smart-polymers/materials” applications.