Jaclyn Murphy is a researcher with 12 years of industrial experience focusing on designing new materials. She is currently a Principal Scientist in R&D at FLEXcon focusing on new product development. Previously, Jaclyn was a researcher at the Dow Chemical Company and at DuPont focusing on new product development in various technical areas. She has contributed to 46 patents and patent applications and has authored ten peer-reviewed journal articles. Jaclyn earned her B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and her Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Yale University, and she was a post-doctoral researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.