William Banholzer

Senior Advisor, Wisconsin Energy Institute

Research Professor, Honorary Fellow

Chemical & Biological Engineering

College of Engineering

After 30 years working in industry, William Banholzer joined UW to help translate research into discoveries that are meaningful to society. He is interested in mixing invention and innovation to address a specific problem. His goal is to use his vast knowledge of business and industry to help commercialize technology and research taking place at UW. He enjoys research on materials and process development with an emphasis on how these developments may intersect with business opportunities.

  • Commercialization of technology
  • Materials and process development with emphasis on the intersection with business opportunities