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Dr. Chad Ulven
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Dr. Chad Ulven
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Campus: Dolve 103
Phone: 701.231.5641
Fax: 701.231.8913
Email: Chad.Ulven@ndsu.edu

Background

Education

PhD, Materials Engineering,
University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2005

MS, Materials Engineering,
University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2003

BS, Mechanical Engineering,
North Dakota State University, 2001

Research Interests

Biobased Composites Development, Environmentally Friendly Composites Manufacturing, Affordable Manufacturing of Thermoplastic and Thermoset Fiber Reinforced Composites, Composites Process Design and Modeling, Fire Exposure of Polymer Matrix Composites, Nondestructive Evaluation, Low Velocity, High Strain Rate, & Ballistic Characterization of Advanced Materials, Smart Composite Materials Development, Nano-Composites Development

 

Academics

Courses Taught

ME 331: Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering w/Laboratory

ME 361: Introduction to the Mechanical Engineering Profession

ME 433/633: Composite Materials Science and Engineering

ME 473/673: Engineering with Polymeric Materials

ME 474/674: Mechanics of Composite Materials

ME 461/462: Senior Design I & II

ME 731: Mechanical Behavior of Materials

 

Advising

Faculty Advisor, SAMPE Student Section


Research

Publications


Research Projects

 
Graduate Students


Curriculum Vitae

Research Affiliations

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Page Last Modified: September 17, 2013
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Published By: NDSU's Mechanical Engineering Department
Located At: Dolve Hall Room 111 - Fargo, North Dakota 58102
Telephone: 701-231-8671, Fax: 701-231-8913