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Michael Heiden

Michael Heiden

Nsf Grfp Fellowship

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

Awards and Honors

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Teaching Experience

  • Fall 2013: MSE 335 - Materials Characterization Laboratory (Lab Teaching Instructor)

Research Interests

Bioresorbable Metals for Implantation


Heiden, M., Walker, E., Nauman, E. & Stanciu, L. Evolution of novel bioresorbable iron-manganese implant surfaces and their degradation behaviors in vitro. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A 1–9 (2014). (DOI:

Heiden, M. Kustas, A. Chaput, K. Nauman, E. Johnson, D. Stanciu, L. Effect of microstructure and strain on the degradation behavior of novel bioresorbable iron-manganese alloy implants. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A 1–8 (2014). (DOI: