Expertise in: Metallurgy
Joan's technical expertise in metallurgy includes characterization and processing of a variety of alloys including titanium alloys, stainless steels and nickel-based superalloys. She has extensive experience with characterization of powder metal materials ranging from evaluation of loose powder to wrought or additively manufactured products.
Joan performs microstructural and compositional analysis of materials to evaluate processing or for failure analysis.
Joan holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering/Materials and a M.S. in Materials Science & Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She previously worked in the Aerospace industry with nickel-based superalloy forgings and powder metal materials.