Dr. Jonza is an inventor on over 45 patents, with more than 15 pending, and has authored 11 publications.
Young Scientist Challenge Role:
3M Staff Scientist
3M Business Unit:
Corporate Research Process Laboratory
Meet Dr. Jonza. Dr. James M. Jonza is currently leading new technology development programs in the 3M Corporate Research Process Laboratory. In his 28 years at 3M, Jonza has pioneered new technology developments in safety window films, energy saving display and window films and counterfeit deterrent films. He was also invited by the National Academy of Sciences as a consultant for new security features for U.S. currency.
Jonza is an inventor on over 45 patents, with more than 15 pending, and has authored 11 publications. He has received numerous awards from 3M, including five Genesis Grants for promising research ideas and in 2009 was inducted into the Carlton Society, which honors outstanding technical employees at 3M.