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Darrell Iler

Darrell Iler

Chemistry Department Chair, Professor of Chemistry, Natural Science Curriculum Coordinator

Year Started at Greenville College: 2003
Office: Snyder Hall
Phone: (618) 664-6540

Areas of Responsibility

Greenville Religion and Science Society (GRASS)

Recent Presentations and Publications

Iler H. D., Rutt E. Althoff S, Introducing Polymer Processing, Morphology and Property Relationships Through Experiments with Plastic PET Bottles (submitted to the Journal of Chemical Education 2003).

S. Sohn; A. Alizadeh; J. Quinn; H. Marand; L.C. Shank; H.D. Iler, Influence of Structural and Topological Constraints on the Crystalliztion and Melting Behavior of Polymers: 3. Bisphenol A Polycarbonate, Macromolecules 34 (12) 4066-4078 (2001).

Related Experiences

Awarded a National Science Foundation grant (DUE-9980948) for Introducing Polymer Science Across the Chemistry Curriculum (2000-2002).


  • Iler H. D. Application of Microcapsule Technology to a Tamper Evident Device for Vacuum Actuated Button Closures, 1992, US patent # 5,152,412
  • Heilman R.; Iler H. D. Tamper Evident Device for Mechanical Button Closures, 1991, US patent # 5,035,341