Provide support for projects in the areas of fibers and reinforced composites, equipment and assets upkeep, characterization of fibers and composites, occasional laboratory host to visitors.
Responsible for designing and performing experiments (75%). The primary work is in areas of fiber and composites manufacturing and testing. Examples include - single fiber and two testing, optical characterization mechanical testing, composites sample extraction.
Training of undergraduate and graduate students on equipment and assets (10%).
Assists with lab tours, customers, and visitors. Help with procurement, safety, shipping and receiving (5%).
Equipment set up, maintenance upkeep, running process trials and training, and perform other duties as assigned (5%).
Internal Number: 172049
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