Brett Diehl
Penn State ARL
Material Science and Engineering
Research Area: PBF of Ti-6Al-4V
Graduation Date: May 2020
Advisor: Dr. Nassar
Glenn Hatala
Penn State ARL
Mechanical Engineering
Research Area: Modeling and Control of Laser-Based AM
Graduation Date: December 2020 or May 2021
Advisors: Ted Reutzel and Qian Wang
Fred Lia
Penn State ARL
Industrial Engineering
Research Area: Process Planning for Metallic Functionally Graded Materials
Graduation Date: Summer 2020
Advisors: Dr. Joshi, Dr. Keist, and Dr. Martukanitz
Adnen Mezghani
Penn State ARL
Additive Manufacturing and Design
Research Area: AM of Two-Phase Thermal Management Systems
Graduation Date: May 2020
Advisor: Dr. Nassar
Andrew Przyienmski
Penn State ARL
Engineering Science
Research Area: Sensing and Control Systems
Graduation Date: Summer 2021
Advisor: Dr. Nassar
Derek Shaffer
Penn State ARL
Material Science and Engineering
Research Area: Materials Characterization
Graduation Date: May 2023
Advisors: Dr. Palmer, Dr. Keist
Zackary Snow
Penn State ARL
Engineering Science
Research Area: Fatigue Properties of AM and the Effects of Flaws
Graduation Date: Summer 2020
Advisor: Dr. Reutzel
Todd Spurgeon
Penn State ARL
Additive Manufacturing and Design
Research Area: Design for AM
Graduation Date: Summer 2020
Advisor: Dr. Reutzel
Christopher Stutzman
Penn State ARL
Engineering Science
Research Area: Optical Sensing and Control for PBF
Graduation Date: May 2020
Advisors: Dr. Nassar
Baily Thomas
Penn State ARL
Additive Manufacturing and Design
Research Area: DED Process Monitoring
Graduation Date: May 2021
Advisors: Dr. Nassar, Dr. Simpson






Name Organization
Ryan Henderson MELD Manufacturing
Evan Diewald Carnegie Mellon University - Ph.D Candidate
Cory Jamieson Penn State ARL / CIMP-3D
Aaron McCandless NAVAIR NAWCTSD
Dr. David Corbin Penn State ARL / CIMP-3D
Lucas Cooper Lockheed Martin
Evan West Penn State ARL / CIMP-3D
Marissa Brennan GE Global Research Program
Brant Stoner Northrop Grumman
Bryant Foster Oerlikon
Nathan Kistler Carpenter/LPW
Dr. Alexander Dunbar Vulcan
Sean Heilferty Haas Laser Technologies
Gabrielle Gunderman World Hope International
Jacob Steinberg Raytheon
Kyle Snyder CCAM
Michael Barclift GE Additive
Matt Woods Xact Metal
Joseph Sinclair Imperal Machine & Tool Co.
Peter Coutts Penn State ARL / CIMP-3D
Josh Park US Air Force