April 23-26, 2018 | Fort Worth Convention Center | Fort Worth, TX | Exhibits April 24-26
Manager, Materials R&D, Additive Manufacturing
Dr. Satyajeet Sharma is material scientist by training. He started his career as metallurgist and welding engineer. After his doctoral degree from University of Central Florida, he has been with Metco since 2008. In his role as material scientist and project manager, he has been instrumental in developing cermet and alloy powder products for thermal spray and laser cladding technology. Since 2013-2014, the focus has been on laser additive manufacturing, understanding powder characteristics specific to alloy system that make it suitable for selective laser melting or other AM processes. Dr. Sharma in his current role as team lead is responsible for materials R&D for AM in Oerlikon.