Sundar V. Atre has joined the US University of Louisville, as Endowed Chair of Manufacturing and Materials. He previously held the role of associate professor of industrial and manufacturing engineering at Oregon State University where he covered asvanced materials and manufacturing techniques with a focus on additive manufacturing, particulate materials processing, polymers, ceramics, nanomaterials, Microsystems and powder injection molding,

According to the MPIF, Atre's research group has generated numerous publications, patents, and intellectual property filings related to powder and polymer processing. He will lead the University of Louisville's activities with the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute.

This story is reprinted from material from the MPIF, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.