Elijah Kannatey-Asibu Jr.

Elijah Kannatey-Asibu Jr.
Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Address

3468 GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)
2350 Hayward
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125
Phone
(734) 936-0408

Degrees

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, 1980
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, 1977
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, 1974

Research Interests

Multi-sensor monitoring of manufacturing processes, specifically machining, welding, and laser processing; multiple-beam laser processing.

Honors and Awards

Raymond J. and Monica E. Schultz Outreach and Diversity Award, Univeresity of Michigan College of Engineering, 2010
Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award, University of Michigan, 2010
Fellow, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 2001
Robert Caddell Memorial Award, The University of Michigan, 2000
Excellence in Research Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1998
A. F. Davis Silver Medal Award, American Welding Society, 1998
Excellence in Service Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1997
Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1995
Best Paper Award, American Foundrymen Society, 1995
Blackall Machine Tool and Gage Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1986

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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