Nicholas V. Hendrickson

Nicholas V. Hendrickson


  • Professor of Practice, Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Affiliated Professor of Practice, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • Director, Machining and Additive Manufacturing Facilities
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, Michigan Technological University
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Michigan Technological University
  • AAS, Machine Tool Technology, Central Lakes College


Nicholas Hendrickson is a Professor of Practice and Director of Machining and Additive Manufacturing Facilities in the Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology at Michigan Tech. Industry experience includes six years working as a Machinist, seven years of engineering experience in mechanical design, testing, and manufacturing. Nicholas also has ten years working in academia at MTU teaching and assisting students, faculty, and staff in manufacturing and design solutions in areas of student labs and faculty research.

Faculty Advisor

Supermileage Systems Enterprise


Certificates in: Quality Engineering, Additive Manufacturing, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

Research Interests

  • Automation of manufacturing processes
  • Additive, subtractive, hybrid manufacturing systems

Teaching Interests

  • Fundamentals of Machine Tool Technology
  • Computer Aided Manufacturing
  • Applied Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Design for Additive Manufacturing