May 8-11, 2017 | David L. Lawrence Convention Center | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Exhibits May 9-11
Professor Christopher Williams is an Associate Professor and W. S. Pete White Chair for Innovation in Engineering Education at Virginia Tech. He is jointly appointed in the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Education. He received a B.S. degree with High Honors at the University of Florida (2000) and M.S. (2003) and Ph.D. (2007) degrees from Georgia Tech, all in mechanical engineering. His research contributions have been recognized by six best paper awards at international design, manufacturing, and engineering education conferences. He is a recipient of a NSF CAREER Award (2013), the 2012 International Outstanding Young Researcher in Freeform and Additive Fabrication Award, and the 2010 Emerald Engineering Additive Manufacturing Outstanding Doctoral Research Award.