National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence (NCAME)

Leadership | Staff | Affiliated Faculty

Leadership

Nima Shamsaei
NCAME Director
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
shamsaei@auburn.edu shamsaei@auburn.edu
334.844.4839
Additive Manufacturing (AM)  Fatigue & Fracture Mechanical Behavior of Materials Microstructure-Property Relationships
Michael Ogles
Associate Director for Business Development
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
mike.ogles@auburn.edu mike.ogles@auburn.edu
334.844.2304
Project Management Business Development NASA Relations Manufacturing Engineering
Jeff Suhling
Associate Director for Training and Education
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
suhlijc@auburn.edu suhlijc@auburn.edu
334.844.3332
Micromechanics of AM Materials Mechanical Testing & Nanoindentation Mechanical Design of AM Structures Structure-Property Relations
Gregory Harris
Associate Director for Digital Strategy
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering
gah0015@auburn.edu gah0015@auburn.edu
334.844.1407
Digital Manufacturing Digital Twin Advanced Manufacturing Industry 4.0 Disruptive Technologies

Staff

Jeremy Henderson

Jeremy Henderson

Communications Specialist
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
jeremyhenderson@auburn.edu
334.844.3591
Morgan Martin

Morgan Martin

Marketing Manager - Huntsville Research Center
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
stashml@auburn.edu
256.327.3129
Holly Smith

Holly Smith

Project Coordinator
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
holly.m.smith@auburn.edu
334.844.2640

Affiliated Faculty

Vinamra Agrawal
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Aerospace Engineering


Material Modeling Impact Dynamics Fatigue Failure Microstructure-Property Relationship
Robert Arnold
Harrison School of Pharmacy
Drug Discovery and Development


Drug Delivery Composite Systems Nanomedicines Pharmaceutics
Maria Auad
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Chemical Engineering


Polymers Chemistry Processing & Characterization Composites 3d Printing
LaKami Baker
Raymond J. Harbert College of Business
Department of Management


Technology Commercialization Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Innovation
Majid Beidaghi
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Conductive Ink Formulation Extrusion-Based Printing AM of Batteries 2D Materials Assembly Energy Storage
Kayla Corriveau
College of Veterinary Medicine
Clinical Sciences


Orthopedic Surgery AM Implants Regenerative Medicine Physical Rehabilitation
Virginia Davis
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Chemical Engineering


Rheology Thermal Properties Nanocomposites for Printing Dispersions Melts & Thermosets
Davide Guzzetti
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Aerospace Engineering


Astrodynamics Space Mission Design Machine Learning Immersive Visualization and Interaction
Peter He
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Chemical Engineering


Machine Learning Advanced Data Analytics Monitoring Model Predictive Control
Cameron Himel
College of Veterinary Medicine
Soft Tissue Surgery Service


Musculoskeletal Disease Fracture Repair Knee Stabilization Surgeries Total Joint Replacement Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
Robert Jackson
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Wear Surface Fatigue Surface Engineering Tribology Friction
Amal Kaddoumi
Harrison School of Pharmacy
Drug Discovery and Development


Pharmacokinetics (PK) PK Modeling & Simulation Experimental Therapeutics Drug Delivery using 3D Printing Nanomedicines
Jay Khodadadi
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Phase Change Solidification Mathematical Modeling Porous Media Experimental Fluid Dynamics
Xiaoyuan Lou
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Additive Manufacturing Extreme Environments Environmentally Assisted Cracking Corrosion Nuclear Materials
Masoud Mahjouri-Samani
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering


Laser-Material Interactions Laser Synthesis and Processing Laser Diagnostics Nanomaterials & Devices 0D, 1D, 2D materials, hybrid structures
Gregory Purdy
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering


Cyber-Physical Security Attack Detection in AM In-situ Process Monitoring Genetic Manufacturing Systems Biology
Jayachandra Ramapuram
Harrison School of Pharmacy
Drug Discovery and Development


3D Printed Drug Delivery Implants Polymeric Drug Delivery Systems Nanoparticulate Drug Carriers Pharmaceutical Dosage Form Design
Kyle Schulze
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Soft Matter 3D Printing Biomaterials Surface Mechanics Implant-Tissue Interactions Solid Lubricants Multibody Dynamics Simulation
Daniel Silva
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering


Data Analytics Geometry Optimization Porosity Characterization
Hareesh Tippur
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Fracture & Failure High-Strain Rate Behavior Experimental Mechanics Computational Modeling Mechanics of Materials
Nicholas Tsolas
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


In-situ Process Monitoring Thermal Modeling of AM Processes AM Design for Combustion Nuclear & Thermal Systems Low-Temperature Kinetics
Aleksandr Vinel
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering


Stochastic optimization Optimization Methods Data Analytics Operations Reserach in Manufacturing Risk-averse modeling
Michael Zabala
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering


Biomechanics Orthotics Implants Prosthetics Advanced Dynamics