Paper Machine and Laboratory Specialist
Brian Bandow works with WIST laboratory services to provide timely, high-quality analysis, testing and papermaking services.
Bandow's duties span activities in both WIST and the paper science and engineering department. He assists in operating and maintaining the pilot paper machine and equipment in support of the PS&E undergraduate program. For WIST, Bandow supports the institute's industry-focused contract research laboratory projects. His work includes outreach, research, testing, analytical and paper machine services to industry and other clients.
Bandow brings a wealth of experience in papermaking and in related industries. At Badger Paper Mills in Peshtigo, his positions included technical manager, product development manager and director of business development. He has worked as a technical sales representative and technical manager for companies including American Cyanamid and Eka Nobel Paper Chemicals. Most recently he provided lead technical support at Joerns Health Care.
Bandow has a bachelor's degree from UW-Oshkosh and did post-graduate studies at UW-Eau Claire. When he's not working, he enjoys family life, classic cars, photography, camping, hunting and canoeing.
Brian Bandow, Paper Machine and Laboratory Specialist
Wisconsin Institute for Sustainable Technology
D280 Science Building
2001 Fourth Avenue
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Office phone: 715-346-3733