B.S., Lehigh University
M.S., John Carroll University
Ph.D., Case Institute of Technology
P.E., State of California
Undergraduate instruction in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and graduate instruction in Materials Engineering. Extensive industry experience in materials and process engineering. Author or co-author of numerous publications; current research focuses on toughness of metal matrix composites, impact damage in composites, application of composite materials to construction of columns and beams, and space environment effects. Associate Director of the Advanced Materials Laboratory and Director of MAPLE project. Recipient of College Outstanding Faculty Award. Former College Associate Dean and University Academic Computing Coordinator.