The Cerritos College Plastics Manufacturing Department (PMT) was established in 1974 and designed as a means to provide a "state-of-the-art" plastics manufacturing technology program for students intending to work in commercial manufacturing companies. Our department serves the needs of those who are "new to the technology" as well as for those "experienced professionals who wish to broaden their knowledge to remain competitive in the global business environment.
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Plastics Manufacturing Technology Department Chair and Instructor
Phone: (562) 860-2451 Ext. 2910
Miodrag "Mickey" Micic, Ph.D., Sc.D., M.T.M.,CSWP. is a Department chair and instructor of Plastics Manufacturing Technology at Cerritos College. He also has a position of a Project Scientist at BioMEMS Lab, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California-Irvine, and is a visiting Professor at Singidunum University, Belgrade, Serbia and he is as a consultant to several well-known medical devices and biotech companies . Prior to his Cerritos position he was for 10 years a Vice-President, Research and Development at MP Biomedicals LLC (Formerly ICN Biomedicals Inc.), Irvine; Senior Application Scientist at Veeco Metrology and Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Pacific Northwest National Laboratories.
Dr. Micic is an author of numerous publications in leading scientific journals,. Dr. Miodrag Micic holds Ph.D. and M.S. in chemistry from University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL; M.T.M. from Washington State University, WA; and Sc.D., and M.Sc. in physical chemistry, B.Sc. /B.Ed. in physics and fundamentals of engineering from University of Belgrade, and B.Eng. from Polytechnical Academy of New Belgrade, Serbia.