Research Interests:

  • MEMS
  • Nanotechnology
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Nanoindentation
  • Materials Characterization

Keywords: Additive Manufacturing, Thin Film Mechanics, Micromechanics, Nanomechanics, Materials Characterization, Hierarchical Architectures, Bioinspired Composite Architectures, Microstructural Development, Nanoindentation

Mechanical Engineering
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Materials Science and Engineering, 2000
MS, University of Pittsburgh, Materials Science and Engineering, 1996
MS, University of Illinois at Chicago, Metallurgy, 1993
BS, Pennsylvania State University, Ceramic Science and Engineering, 1991
biosensors microsatellites materials engineering microelectronics sensing devices and transducers quantum structures microfabrication mechanical engineering micromachining biological markers & sensor mechanisms composite materials multilayer composites smart materials electronic materials nanoelectronics nanomechanics nanostructured materials
German, Polish
American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Bioengineering Division
Materials Research Society
Society for Experimental Mechanics
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society