Robert Moon

Robert J. Moon

Adjunct Associate Professor of Materials Engineering

Contact Information

Phone: +1 404 894 0435
Georgia Institute of Technology
Institute of Paper Science and Technology, (rm 581)
500 10th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0620

Education

  • B.S., 1994, Metallurgical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.S., 1996, Metallurgical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Ph.D., 2000, Materials Engineering, Purdue University

Employment History

  • Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, 2012-Present
  • GS-14, Materials Research Engineer, US Forest Service- Forest Products Laboratory, 2011-Present
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, 2007-2012
  • GS-13, Materials Research Engineer, US Forest Service- Forest Products Laboratory, 2007-2011
  • GS-12, Materials Research Engineer, US Forest Service- Forest Products Laboratory, 2005-2007
  • ARC Postdoctoral Fellow, University of New South Wales, Australia, 2002-2005
  • Visiting Scientist, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Japan, 2002 & 2003
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, University of New South Wales, Australia, 2000-2001

Research Interests

  • Processing-Structure-Property Relationships
  • Hierarchical Structure Effects on Properties
  • Fracture and Wear of Materials
  • Indentation Techniques for Material Characterization
  • Cellulose Nanocrystal Composite Processing, Characterization, and Modeling
  • Sustainable, Biodegradable, Carbon Neutral Materials

Research Interests and Recent Publications