Monique McClain

Monique McClain

Research Scientist

School of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088

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Degrees

  • Incoming Assistant Professor starting in August 2021
  • Ph.D., Purdue University
  • M.S., Purdue University
  • B.S., University of California San Diego

Research Interests

  • Dissimilar material 3D printing
  • Additive manufacturing of energetic materials
  • Additive manufacturing of materials for high temperature applications
  • Quality control in additive manufacturing

Fundamental Research Area(s)

Application Area(s)

Selected Publications

M.S. McClain, A. Afriat, J.F. Rhoads, I.E. Gunduz, S.F. Son, "Development and Characterization of a Photopolymeric Binder for Additively Manufactured Composite Solid Propellant Using Vibration Assisted Printing", Propellants, Explosives, and Pyrotechnics, Vol. 45(6), 2020, pp. 853-863, doi: 10.1002/prep.201900387.

M.S. McClain, I.E. Gunduz, S.F. Son, "Additive Manufacturing of Ammonium Perchlorate Composite Propellant with High Solids Loadings". Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, Vol. 37 (3), 2019, pp. 3135-3142, doi: 10.1016/j.proci.2018.05.052.

I.E. Gunduz, M. McClain, P. Cattani, G. T.-C. Chiu, J.F. Rhoads, S.F. Son, "3D Printing of Extremely Viscous Materials Using Ultrasonic Vibrations". Additive Manufacturing, Vol. 22, 2018, pp. 98-103, doi: 10.1016/j.addma.2018.04.029.