Dr. Vincent Edgar shakes hands with President Barak Obama. Dr. Vincent Edgar Paul will share the philosophies of the inventor of Super Glue at a Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology seminar  Friday, April 12. The 11 a.m. seminar is free and open to the public.

Dr. Harry Coover, a polymer chemist and the holder of 460 patents, was a 20th century leader in industrial chemical science, research management and program innovation. He also was Paul’s father-in-law, and the two shared a close relationship. Paul will discuss Coover’s general philosophies to a new generation of scientists, engineers and innovators.

Paul attended UNC Chapel Hill, the UNC School of Medicine, and served a residency in Orthopedic Surgery there.  In 1981 he entered private-practice in Greensboro, and is the founding partner of Guilford Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center, currently an eight-man practice employing more than 60 people.