Adam W Willoughby

Adam W Willoughby

Senior Technician

Education:

  • Associate of Science, Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Pellissippi State Technical Community College, Knoxville, TN, 2002, GPA 3.5/4.0
    • Classes relevant Mechanical/Manufacturing Technology: Shop Practices
      • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GDT)
      • Computer Aided Drafting
      • Materials and Manufacturing Processes
      • Computer Aided Machining
      • Statics
  • Campbell County Comprehensive High School, Jacksboro, TN, Graduated with Honors, June 1999

Experience:

3/03-Present - UT Battelle, Oak Ridge, TN
Technical Support Staff, Oak Ridge National laboratory, Corrosion Science & Technology Group

  • Conduct corrosion experiments including sample and equipment preparation.
  • Take leadership role in the operation, maintenance, and calibration of Corrosion test rigs.
  • Design and build new laboratories and one of a kind corrosion test rigs.
  • Design and construct system to absorb gases and prevent discharge of toxic gas.
  • Operate aqueous corrosion test systems including electrochemical systems, for evaluation of materials performance.
  • Operate high-vacuum designed, recirculating loops with controlled-additions of impurities in helium.
  • Design system, procure materials, and construct specialty corrosion test rigs for installation at pulp and paper mills.
  • Fluent with installation procedures of high temperature strain gauges and thermocouple for field applications along with instrumentation for remote data collection.
  • Lead local emergency squad for area 313 Bldg. 4500S.

5/02-2/03 - MK Technologies, Knoxville, TN
Technician Apprentice, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Corrosion Science & Technology Group

  • Conduct corrosion experiments including sample and equipment preparation.
  • Assist in the operation, maintenance, and calibration of Corrosion test rigs.
  • Design and build new laboratories and test rigs.

Activities:

  • Business Professionals of America Competition.