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Manufacturing Letters Editorial Board


Laine Mears, PhD, FSME
Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research, Greenville, South Carolina, USA
Lean Manufacturing, Manufacturing Process Mechanics, Mechanical Processes, CAD, Simulation, Mechanical Behavior of Materials, Optimization, Modeling, Quality Management, Engineering Drawing


Associate Editors

Horacio Ahuett-Garza, PhD
Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
Machine Design, Precision Engineering, advanced design techniques for the configuration of high speed–high accuracy mechatronic machines, deep learning applied to the design of mechanical components fabricated with additive manufacturing techniques, and machine behavior diagnostics through analysis of data in the cloud

Emmanuel Brousseau, PhD
Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Advanced manufacturing, nano 'mechanical' machining (AFM probe-based), micro 'thermal' machining (laser-based)

Thomas Kurfess, PhD, FSME, PE
Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA
Manufacturing and Automation and Mechatronics, advanced automation, precision manufacturing, metrology, technology policy

Jingjing Li, PhD
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
Novel methodologies for multi-scale material characterization, mechanical behavior, failure analysis, and the effect of microstructure on macroscopic properties

Barbara Linke, Dr ing. habil.
University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA
Manufacturing technologies, sustainable and energy-efficient manufacturing processes, smart manufacturing for the Industrial Internet of Things / Industry 4.0, grinding and other abrasive machining technologies, home-scale 3D printing, surface engineering for aesthetic metal parts, structural components, food processing equipment, automotive and aerospace parts, biomedical components, and more

Rajiv Malhotra, PhD
Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Andrew Nee, PhD, FSME
National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore (Regional Editor Japan, Asia and Middle East)
Computer applications in fixture, progressive die and injection mold design; product design, augmented reality applications in manufacturing

Soh Kim Ong, PhD
National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Virtual and Augmented Reality Applications in Manufacturing, Intelligent and Distributed Manufacturing Systems, Stewart Platforms Research, Life Cycle Engineering

Guido Tosello, PhD
Technical University of Denmark Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
Additive Manufacturing, Injection Molding, Manufacturing Engineering

Petra Wiederkehr, PhD
TU Dortmund University, Dortmund, Germany
Virtual machining, process simulation, process dynamics


Editorial Board

Eamonn Ahearne, PhD
University College Dublin, Dublin
Manufacturing, Grinding, Polishing, Cutting, Tribology

Massimiliano Annoni
Polytechnic of Milan, Milano, Italy
Micro manufacturing, Milling, Waterjet machining, Extrusion-based additive manufacturing, Process chains

Dirk Biermann, PhD
TU Dortmund University, Dortmund, Germany
Cutting, Grinding, Finishing, Deep hole Drilling, Process simulation

Maxence Bigerelle, PhD
Polytechnic University Hauts-de-France, Valenciennes, France
Surface Topography, Roughness, Biomaterials, Tribology, Data treatments

Alexander Brosius, Prof. Dr.-Ing.
TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Forming, Simulation, Material Characterization

Alessandra Caggiano, PhD
University of Naples Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Manufacturing processes and systems, Sensor monitoring, Machine learning, Cloud Manufacturing

Sylvie Castagne, PhD
KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Laser material processing, Surface enhancement, Precision engineering, Micro-manufacturing, Hybrid manufacturing

Yong Chen, PhD
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing, Process Modeling, Intelligent Manufacturing

Adam Clare, PhD
University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM), Electron Beam Melting (EBM) - Processing of aerospace, tool and biomedical materials. Process modeling and understanding resulting material properties., Laser Processing of Materials, Process monitoring and control, Joining Technologies, Electrolyte Jet Machining, Additive Manufacturing Techniques - Laser, powder, wire and polymer based techniques., Design

Ahmed Elkaseer, PhD
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Institute of Applied Informatics, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
3D printing, Precision machining of difficult-to-cut materials, Laser processing, EDM, Micro-mechanical machining

Ping Guo, PhD
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
Vibration machining, sensors, ultrasonics, acoustic levitation, precision engineering

Moneer Helu, PhD
National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
Digital Manufacturing; Interoperability; Process Monitoring; Systems Integration; Data Management

Lucas Hof, PhD
École de Technologie Supérieure
Advanced Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Micromachining (electrochemical processes), Circular Manufacturing, Additive Manufacturing (postprocessing)

Max Hoffmann, PhD
RWTH Aachen University Institute of Information Management in Mechanical Engineering, Aachen, Germany
Industrial Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Multi-Agent Systems, Semantics, Information Modeling

Martin Byung-Guk Jun, PhD
Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Smart manufacturing, Micro-scale machining, Spray-based manufacturing, Fiber optic sensors

Yasuhiro Kakinuma, PhD
Keio University, Tokyo
Process monitoring, Process control, Ultra-precision machining, Robot polishing

Philip Koshy, PhD
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Ruben Morales-Menéndez, PhD
Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
Modeling and Fault diagnosis, Automotive control systems, Engineering education, Manufacturing systems, Machine Learning

Ala Qattawi, PhD
The University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
Design for Manufacturing; Metals Processing; Sustainable Manufacturing; Additive Manufacturing

Christopher Saldana, PhD
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Machining, Additive Manufacturing, Mechanics, Industry 4.0, Tomography

Hector Siller, PhD
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA
Additive Manufacturing, Machining, Digital Manufacturing, Metrology

Masakazu Soshi, PhD
University of California Davis Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Davis, California, USA

Pedro Daniel Urbina Coronado, PhD
Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
Cyber-physical system, Smart manufacturing, Autonomous driving, Electric vehicle

Joško Valentinčič
University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Advanced manufacturing, Additive manufacturing, Micromanufacturing, Injection moulding, Microreactor technologies

Xun Xu, PhD
The University of Auckland Department of Mechanical Engineering, Auckland, New Zealand
Industry 40; Smart Manufacturing

Jose Yagüe-Fabra, PhD
University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
Precision Engineering, Dimensional Metrology, Computed Tomography

Yongda Yan, PhD
Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Machining mechanism, Ultraprecision machining, nanomachining, Atomic Force Microscope, micro/nano structures

Chris Yuan, PhD
Case Western Reserve University Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Life cycle assessment, environmental impact assessment, industrial energy efficiency, environmental sustainability

Frederik Zanger, Dr.-Ing.
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany
Manufacturing Technology, Machining, Surface Engineering

Fu Zhao, PhD
Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Sustainable manufacturing, design for the environment, life cycle assessment, additive manufacturing, energy efficiency


Emeritus Editor-in-Chief

Kornel Ehmann, PhD, FSME
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA