Ahmed A Hassen
Dr. Hassen has a wide experience in different composite materials processing methods including long/short fiber thermoplastics, compression molding, injection molding, vacuum forming, and thermoplastic extrusion to name a few. He is currently working on development and characterization of fiber reinforced materials for Additive Manufacturing (AM) extrusion deposition processes especially for Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM) systems. Ahmed is leading ORNL's development efforts for AM molds and dies for composite manufacturing industry. He also has a broad experience in the field of composite characterization using destructive and Non-Destructive Testing/Evaluation (NDT/E) techniques such as ultrasonic testing, acoustic emission and X-ray techniques.