Doug is the Associate Director for Industrial Relations and Business Development at the ERC for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS) based at Rutgers University. C-SOPS is the largest academically based research center dedicated to product and process design involving researchers at Rutgers, Purdue, NJIT, and The University of Puerto Rico. C-SOPS works with more than 40 companies including many of the largest branded pharmaceutical manufactures. One of C-SOPS primary focuses is continuous manufacturing, working on process development along with furthering PAT and QbD. C-SOPS has aided in the design and implementation of many of the first continuous manufacturing lines being put to use in pharma.