Welcome from the Chair
University of Michigan, founded in 1817, will enter into its third century of serving the society as a premier global institution of higher education and research. Advanced engineering materials are the building blocks for modern technologies and sustainability. With world-class undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Materials Science and Engineering, our department is proud to train a diverse workforce of 21st century materials engineers who will champion innovative solutions to the global problems in manufacturing, clean energy, national security, transportation, health care, electronics and consumer products. Our research portfolio is equally strong and balanced between functional and structural materials, and between experimental and computational materials research. Our teaching curriculum incorporates innovative approaches to classroom education and emphasizes experiential learning integrating materials science with design and manufacturing.
If you are a materials engineering professional or want to become one, we look forward to working with you.
Welcome to the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Michigan!
Professor Amit Misra
D. Todd Richardson
Professor Joanna Millunchick
Undergraduate Program Chair
Associate Professor Anish Tuteja
Graduate Program Chair
Associate Professor Ferdinand Poudeu
Master’s Program Chair