American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference

Columbus, OH, USA

June 25-28, 2017

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Granta is running 2 workshops and exhibiting at this event.

Granta Booth Number: 441

Founded by Professor Mike Ashby in 1994, Granta today supports over 1,000 universities and colleges worldwide with CES EduPack, the world’s leading resources to support and enhance materials teaching in engineering, design, and sustainability. Granta also coordinates the Materials Education Symposia conferences. We're always interested in meeting the materials education community to discuss how we can work together to further advance the field.

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Workshop One

Materials Data and Tools for Selection, Design and Decision-Making

Wednesday, June 28 - 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Room C160B, Columbus Convention Center

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Workshop Two

Green Engineering – Materials, Eco-Design and Sustainable Development with CES EduPack

Wednesday, June 28 - 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM

Room B142, Columbus Convention Center

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Workshop Presenters

Dr. Claes Fredriksson, Senior Materials Education Consultant, Granta Design
Dr. Claes Fredriksson has more than 15 years’ experience teaching Materials-related subjects to undergraduate and post graduate students in Sweden, Canada, Belgium and the U.S.A, mainly in Mechanical Engineering. After gaining an MSc in Engineering Physics and PhD in Theoretical Physics he worked in both theoretical and experimental research on polymers, metals and biomaterials. He has a passion for teaching and won a grant as part of Sweden’s Excellence in Teaching Programme to enable him to teach in the U.S.A. and facilitate the cross-pollination of pedagogical approaches.

Claes works with academics across the world, collaborating on producing teaching resources and running CES EduPack training.

  Claes Fredriksson
Luca Masi, USA Senior Development Manager, Granta Design
Luca is an Aerospace Engineer working at Granta Design as Development Manager for USA. He has run similar materials selection short courses at universities (Georgia Tech, Northwestern University, Boston University, Sheffield University) and conferences (TMS, ASEE). Before joining Granta, he has collaborated with the French Space Agency on software development for bio-inspired space trajectory optimization, and on computational techniques for multi-objective optimization as part of his PhD at the Advanced Space Concepts Laboratory, University of Strathclyde (UK). He is author of several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters for AIAA and IEEE on these subjects. He also has R&D industrial experience in spacecraft propulsion systems. Luca also holds a Master’s Degree (first class) in Space Engineering and a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Pisa (Italy).
  Joel Galos
Hannah Melia, Education Product Manager, Granta Design
Hannah Melia leads the Teaching Resources Team at Granta Design and has responsibility for the development of CES EduPack and associated teaching resources. She has a degree in Materials Science and Metallurgy and a Post Graduate Certificate in Design, Manufacturing and Management from the University of Cambridge. She has worked in the United States and Germany on medical device design and technology transfer. Over the last eight years she has interacted with academics that use CES EduPack around the world.
  Joel Galos