Materials Science and Processing

Dr. Mujibur Rahman Khan, Assistant Professor, received his Ph.D. from Florida Atlantic University in 2010. He worked as a Research Assistant Professor and undergraduate program advisor at the University of Texas at El Paso from 2011 to July, 2012. Dr. Khan joined Georgia Southern University in Fall 2012 as a tenure-track assistant professor.  His research expertise involves synthesis and characterization of nanoscale advanced materials for high temperature structural, sensing and thermoelectric applications. For more information on Dr. Khan’s work, please see the Nanocomposite Material Science Laboratory.
Dr. Aniruddha Mitra, Associate Professor, completed his PhD in Mechanical Engineering in 1995 from University of Nevada at Reno.  He has conducted research in the area of Composite Materials, Instrumentation and Vibration analysis of Mechanical Systems.  Dr. Mitra has three years of experience as a Design Engineer working in an automobile industry with specialization in suspension system.
Dr. Shaowen Xu, Assistant Professor, completed his PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the University of South Carolina in 2003.  He has conducted research in the areas of energy science, impact science, frictional welding, and materials property—with an emphasis on bio-inspired structured composites. For more information on Dr. Xu’s work, please see the Materials Research Laboratory.
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