Alumni: Where are they now?

Behnam Amin-Ahmadi, PhD

Behnam Amin-Ahmadi, PhD

Position: Research Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines

Research: Postdoctoral Research at Mines: 3D Printing of Biomedical Shape Memory Alloys

Ashley Bucsek, PhD

Ashley Bucsek, PhD

Position: Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan

Research: PhD Thesis at Mines: High-Energy Diffraction Microscopy Advancements for Study of Martensitic Phase Transformations

Dylan Cousins, PhD

Dylan Cousins, PhD

Research: PhD Thesis at Mines: Advanced Thermoplastic Composites for Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing

Dana Drake

Dana Drake

Position: Lab Engineer–Metals, EOS North America

Research: Master's Non-Thesis at Mines: MS in Mechanical Engineering with a focus in metals additive manufacturing

Henry Geerlings

Henry Geerlings

Position: Materials Engineer, CoorsTek

Research: Master's Thesis at Mines: Development of Algorithms and Software for Autonomous Analysis of Porosity Via X-ray Computed Tomography and Metallography

Garrison Hommer, PhD

Garrison Hommer, PhD

Position: Research Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines

Research: PhD Thesis at Mines: In Situ High-Energy Diffraction Microscopy Studies of Tension-Tension Cold Dwell Fatigue in Ti-7Al

Grant Hudish, PhD

Grant Hudish, PhD

Position: Characterization Lab Manager, CoorsTek

Research: Postdoctoral Research at Mines: Transformation Strains of New High-Temperature Shape Memory Alloys

Sean Mills, PhD

Sean Mills, PhD

Research: PhD Thesis at Mines: Development of Nickel-Titanium-Hafnium Alloys for Impact Resistant Tribology Performances

Senthamilaruvi Moorthy

Senthamilaruvi Moorthy

Position: Mechanical Design Engineer, Productive Resources, John Deere

Research: Master's Thesis at Mines: Quantification of Tension and Compression Property Variance of Selective Laser Melted Inconel 718 Accelerated Using Machine Learning

Paul Paradise, PhD

Paul Paradise, PhD

Position: Engineer II, Advatech Pacific, Inc. / PhD Research Asst., Arizona State University

Research: Master's Thesis at Mines: In Situ Diffraction Studies of Rate Dependence of Twinning, Phase Transformation, and Slip in Shape Memory Alloys

Harshad Paranjape, PhD

Harshad Paranjape, PhD

Position: Research Engineer, Confluent Medical Technologies

Research: Postdoctoral Research at Mines: In Situ 3D X-ray Diffraction Developments

Alex Sundby, PhD

Alex Sundby, PhD

Position: Reactor Operations Training Engineer, Bechtel Marine Corporation

Research: Master's Thesis at Mines: Deformation Mechanisms of Pure Polycrystalline Iron Shocked in Excess of One Megabar Pressures

Yasuhito Suzuki, PhD

Yasuhito Suzuki, PhD

Position: Assistant Professor, Osaka Prefecture University, Department of Applied Chemistry

Research: Postdoctoral Research at Mines: Recyclable Thermoplastic Composites for Wind Energy