Newsletter | Vol 15 - April 2022

Sammy Tin

Sammy Tin is one of our authors who offered great assistance to us in our early days while he was at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He's now head of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Arizona. We wish him luck in his new position and hope we can continue to work with him in the future.

Prior to joining the University of Arizona, Tin was director of the Thermal Processing Technology Center and Charles and Lee Finkl Chair of Materials Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology. His research has focused on developing manufacturing processes and alloy chemistries for materials used in aerospace and power-generation applications.

Tin has been granted three U.S. patents and has two patents pending. He has authored more than 125 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings.

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