Iowa State University Campus
Economic Development Core Facility
Serving CIRAS from 7/1/2014
B.S., Metallurgical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1988
M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, 1994
Paul’s technical interests include process metallurgy as applied to manufacturing, including failure analysis, characterization of microstructures, and materials selection. Prior to joining CIRAS, Paul was part of IPRT Company Assistance for 20 years where he established and grew the Materials Group, serving as its Director for the last 6 years. During this time he completed hundreds of projects to resolve problems and provide technical assistance in areas of process metallurgy, welding, failure analysis, materials characterization, and materials selection.
Paul is an AWS Certified Welding Inspector, author on six scientific publications, and holds one patent. Paul is also a member of ASM International and the American Welding Society.
Last updated: 1/29/2015