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ARMS lab kick-off meeting 04/01/2022

 

Principal Investigator

MASAKAZU SOSHI

Associate Professor

2020B Bainer Hall
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

TEL (530) 752-8073
Email msoshi at ucdavis.edu

UC Davis College of Engineering Faculty website:
http://faculty.engineering.ucdavis.edu/soshi/

Research Staff

GENG LI

Postdoctoral researcher

PhD: UC Davis, 2022MS: UC Davis, 2016
BS: Tsinghua University, 2012

Interests in Engineering: 
Additive Manufacturing, Computer Aided Design, Systems Control

Current Lab Activity:

Graduate Student Researchers

KAZI OWAIS AHMED

PhD student
BS: New York University Abu Dhabi, 2020

Interests in Engineering:

Computer-Aided Design, and Additive Manufacturing

Current Lab Activity:

Kazi is currently working on developing an algorithm that can autodetect a part geometry and suggest which manufacturing method, i.e., subtractive, additive, or hybrid, would be most productive to make it.

WEIJUN ZHANG

PhD student
MS: UC Davis, 2020
BS: Shaoxing University, 2015

Interests in Engineering:
CNC Machining, Additive Manufacturing, Mechanical Design, and Computer Aided Design

Current Lab Activity:
Weijun is currently researching into the development of a directed energy deposition process strategy to achieve sufficient clad geometry. The method for manufacturing a complex structure part is being developed.

MAKAR LOKTYUKHIN

Master's Student
BS: CSU Sacramento, 2021

Interests in Engineering:
In-space manufacturing, rocket engine additive manufacturing.

Current Lab Activity:
Implementing real-time height control to improve DED process accuracy and productivity. Improving ARMS powder flow rate control methodology.

MUQING YANG

Master's Student
BS: UC Davis, 2020

Interests in Engineering:
Additive Manufacturing, CNC Machines, Heat Transfer, and Computer-Aid Design

Current Lab Activity:
Muqing is implementing a real-time thermal control that prevents parts from overheating during the deposition process while maintaining productivity.

ZHENZUO TAN

Master's Student
BS: CSU Sacramento, 2020

Interests in Engineering: Additive Manufacturing, Control Systems, Computer-Aided Design

 

Undergraduate Student Assistants

MARIYA BEKTCHIEVA

DONJEL BROX

YIZHENG CHEN

JOSEPH KWOK

AARON ROMERO

Visiting Scholar/Students

GIULIO CARCASCI

Visiting graduate student

University of Florence, Italy

Interests in Engineering:
Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing, CNC Machining

Current Lab Activity:
Development of an algorithm which can suggest the most convenient manufacturing process to make it