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2017-18 NAMRI/SME Board of Directors

The NAMRI/SME Board of Directors makes policy for the institution that represents manufacturing research leadership in industry, government and academia in North America and the world. The board is comprised of the NAMRI/SME Executive Committee (past president, president, president-elect and secretary), the Scientific Committee chair and six NAMRI/SME at-large directors. The past president of the institution is replaced on the Board of Directors by the retiring president immediately following NAMRC.

President

 
 

President-Elect

 
Bryan DodsBryan G. Dods
Executive Director
Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence
United Technologies Research Center
East Hartford, Connecticut
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  Hitomi Yamaguchi GreensletHitomi Y. Greenslet, Dr. Eng., FSME
Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical
and Aerospace Engineering 
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
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Secretary

 
 

Scientific Committee Chair

 
Albert ShihAlbert J. Shih, PhD, FSME
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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  Lihui WangLihui Wang, PhD, FSME, PE
Professor and Chair of Sustainable Manufacturing
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Stockholm
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Scientific Chair-Elect

 
 

Past President

 
Livan FratiniLivan Fratini, PhD
Professor, Department of Chemical, Management,
Computer Systems, Mechanical Engineering
University of Palermo
Palermo, Italy
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  Dean Bartles (Reduced)Dean L. Bartles, PhD, FSME
Director
John Olson Advanced Manufacturing Center
University of New Hampshire
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Second Past President

 
 

Ex-Officio

 
Steven SchmidSteven R. Schmid, PhD, CMfgE, PE
Professor, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Notre Dame University
Notre Dame, Indiana
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  Matthew HilgendorfMatthew L. Hilgendorf, CMfgT, EIT
Supplier Development and Quality Manager 
Black Horse LLC
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NAMRI/SME Directors

 
   
Kristen BloschockKristen Bloschock, PhD
Strategic Manufacturing Thread Lead in Advanced Materials
Lockheed Martin
Bethesda, Maryland
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  Laine MearsLaine Mears, PhD, CMfgE, PE
Professor
Graduate Coordinator
Clemson University
Greenville, South Carolina
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Shawn MoylanShawn P. Moylan, PhD
Project Leader and Mechanical Engineer in Additive Manufacturing
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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  Brian PaulBrian Paul, PhD
Professor, Tom and Carmen West Faculty Scholar of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Co-Director, Microproducts Breakthrough Institute
Oregon State University
Corvallis, Oregon
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Ihab RagaiIhab Ragai, PhD, PE
Assistant Professor in Engineering
School of Engineering
Penn State Behrend
Erie, Pennsylvania
BIO 
  David A. Stephenson, PhD, FSME
Technical Specialist
Ford Powertrain Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Livonia, Michigan
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