The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States of America
Luke Brewer joined the faculty at The University of Alabama in 2015. His research interests include additive manufacturing and cold spray deposition of powdered metals, welding of metallic structures, and materials characterization in general.
Previously, Professor Brewer was an associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the Naval Postgraduate School.
Prof. Brewer has also been a staff member in the computational materials science and materials characterization departments at Sandia National Laboratories and the GE Global Research Center in Niskayuna, NY.
He was the recipient of the Menneken Faculty Award for Excellence in Scientific Research in 2012 and the K.J.F Heinrich Award from the Microanalysis Society for Outstanding Young MAS Scientist in 2011.
Dr. Brewer received his B.S.E, in 1996, and Ph.D., in 2001, from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Northwestern University.