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Finite Element Analysis
Industry 4.0
Product Testing
Test Plan Development


PE, Mechanical Engineering, 2002
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Business Minor, Iowa State University, 1996


John's background is in metal fabrication associated with the installation of commercial and industrial equipment. He worked as a journeyman with hands-on experience in HVAC systems, compressed air, and water treatment equipment prior to receiving his engineering degree. In his more than 20 years at CIRAS, he has helped manufacturers of all types and sizes develop, test, and analyze products.

He currently provides assistance in product design, testing, and Finite Element Analysis. John also helps coordinate student-assisted engineering projects and is a licensed professional engineer in the state of Iowa.
Serving CIRAS from 1997.