Anne Gohn

Anne Gohn
Researcher, Plastics Engineering Technology
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213H Burke
ERIE PA 16563

Anne Gohn is an Engineering Research Associate at Penn State Behrend. She obtained her B.S. in Plastics Engineering Technology from Penn State Behrend in December of 2013, where she graduated as the School of Engineering student marshal. She continued her education at Penn State Behrend to earn her Master's of Manufacturing Management, while working as a graduate research assistant. Her master's research included industry-sponsored product development for SKF Aerospace.


  • Society of Plastics Engineers member, November 2011-Present
  • Society of Women Engineers member, September 2010-Present
  • Second Place in Student Poster Presentations at ANTEC 2014, April 2014 
  • School of Engineering Student Marshal, December 2013
  • Member of Lambda Sigma National Honors Society, March 2011-May 2012
  • Penn State Behrend Honors Program, August 2012-May 2012 
  • Outstanding First Year Student Award, May 2011

Flow-induced crystallization of poly(ether ether ketone): universal aspects of specific work revealed by corroborative rheology and x-ray scattering studies, Macromolecules - November, 2020
Collaborators: Jiho Seo; Daniele Parisi; Aijie Han; Lu Song; Yizheng Liu; Richard Schaake; Ralph Colby; Alicyn Rhoades

Crystal nucleation in poly (ether ether ketone)/carbon nanotube nanocomposites at high and low supercooling of the melt, Polymer - June 11, 2020
Collaborators: Jiho Seo; Ralph Colby; Richard Schaake; Rene Androsch; Alicyn Rhoades

Effect of microstructure uncertainty and testing frequency on storage and loss moduli of injection molded MWCNT reinforced polyamide 66 nanocomposites, Polymer Testing - May, 2020
Collaborators: Ziangyu Xu; Seyed Hamid Reza Sanei; Erik Steinmetz; Jason Williams

Shear flow-induced crystallization of poly(ether ether ketone), Macromolecules - April 29, 2020
Collaborators: Jiho Seo; Richard Schaake; Alicyn Rhoades; Ralph Colby

Quiescent and flow-induced crystallization in polyamide 12/cellulose nanocrystal composites, Thermochimica Acta - July 1, 2019
Collaborators: Jiho Seo; Trapper Ferris; Priya Venkatraman; Johan Foster; Alicyn Rhoades

Developing high performance PA 11/cellulose nanocomposites for industrial-scale melt processing, Composites Part B: Engineering - May 30, 2019
Collaborators: Priya Venkatraman; Alicyn Rhoades; E. Foster

Isothermal crystallization of poly(ether ether ketone) with different molecular weights over a wide temperature range, Polymer Crystallization - February, 2019
Collaborators: Jiho Seo; Olivia Dubin; Hideaki Takahashi; Hirokazu Hasegawa; Ruri Sato; Alicyn Rhoades; Richard Schaake; Ralph Colby

Sensitivity of polymer crystallization to shear at low and high supercooling of the melt, Macromolecules - March 30, 2018
Collaborators: Alicyn Rhoades; Jiho Seo; Ralph Colby; René Androsch

Effect of melt-memory on the crystal polymorphism in beta-phase nucleated isotactic polypropylene using a combined X-ray diffraction/flow simulation approach, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering
Collaborators: Alicyn Rhoades; Dave Okonski; René Androsch

The effect of supercooling of the melt on the semicrystalline morphology of PA 66, Thermochimica Acta - September 10, 2017
Collaborators: Alicyn Rhoades; Nichole Wonderling; Tim Tighe; René Androsch

Phase behavior of the polymer/drug system PLA/DEET, Polymer - August 14, 2017
Collaborators: Chanita Sungkapreecha; Naeem Iqbal; Walter Focke; René Androsch

Effect of cooling rate on crystal polymorphism in beta-nucleated isotactic polypropylene as revealed by a combined WAXS/FSC analysis, Polymer - February 23, 2016
Collaborators: Alicyn Rhoades; Nichole Wonderling; Jason Williams; Daniela Mileva; Markus Gahleitner; René Androsch


Ph D, Natural Science, Martin Luther Univeristy Halle-Wittenberg

Other, Masters in Manufacturing Management (MMM), Penn State Erie - The Behrend College

BS, Plastics Engineering Technology, Penn State Erie - The Behrend College