Prof. Xiaoyuan Lou’s group at Auburn University has two immediate openings for PhD students in the area of metal additive manufacturing, starting from Fall 2018. Please find details below and send your current CV to Prof. Xiaoyuan Lou at loux AT auburn.edu if interested.
Potential research areas:
Area 1: Environmental-cracking resistant additive manufactured alloys for nuclear and oil & gas applications
Area 2: High-throughput alloy discovery for laser powder bed metal additive manufacturing
Area 3: Micromechanics of laser based additive-manufactured alloys
Area 4: Biocompatibility of medical implant by additive manufacturing
Area 5: Laser additive manufacturing for high entropy alloys