Alexander Plotkowski

Alexander Plotkowski

Graduate Research Assistant

Contact Information

School of Materials Engineering
Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering
701 West Stadium Avenue
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2045

Advising Faculty

Professor of Materials Engineering

Degree in Progress

PhD in Materials Engineering

Teaching Experience

  • MSE 367 - Materials Processing laboratory
  • MSE 230 - Structure and Properties of Enineering Materials

Research Interests

Modeling of free-floating solid in solidification processes
  • Numerical modeling of free floating solid grains in metal casting
  • Scaling and integral analyses of alloy solidification
  • Characterization of solid ESR slags
  • Inverse heat conduction