Benjamin Adam

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Benjamin Adam

Assistant Professor-Senior Researcher
Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering

Corvallis, OR
United States

Ph.D., Materials Science, Oregon State University, 2018
MSc, Ferrous Metallurgy and Material Science, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2012

Dr. Adam applies classical and mechanical metallurgy to research the intersection of process-property-structure relationships in advanced structural metallic systems. In his research he is utilizing both theoretical approaches such as Calphad-based modeling as well as applied and experimental techniques such as alloymaking, advanced characterization and high temperature materials testing.


  • Research Assistant Professor, Oregon State University, 2021 -
  • Research Associate, Portland State University, 2019 - 2021
  • Senior Research Assistant, Portland State University, 2012 - 2019
  • Metallurgist, Evraz North America, Portland, OR, 2010-2011
  • Visiting Scholar, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, 2010