About Us

Our research focuses on experimental studies of different materials, with a particular focus on their applications to developing regions. Current areas of interest focus on materials for biomedical, energy, and thermostructural applications.

Wole Soboyejo was educated at King's College London and the University of Cambridge before coming to the United States in 1988 to become a research scientist at The McDonnell Douglas Research Labs in St. Louis, MO. In 1992, he worked briefly as a Principal Research Engineer at the Edison Welding Institute before joining the Engineering Faculty of The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. From 1997 to 1998, he was a Visiting Professor in the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and engineering at MIT. In 1999 he was appointed as a Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University.

Professor Soboyejo is the Diector of the Undergraduate Program in Materials at the Princeton Institute of Science and Technology of Materials.

Site Updated: October, 2009

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