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Amy Clarke

Amy Clarke


Since graduating in 2000 with a BS degree in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering, Amy has built upon her Michigan Tech education to achieve great success. She added MS and PhD degrees in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and received the Willy Korf Award for Young Excellence in 2007 for her PhD research on advanced high strength steels. . . .

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Linda Vanasupa

Linda Vanasupa


Linda graduated from Michigan Tech in 1985 with her bachelor's degree in metallurgical and materials engineering. She then went on to earn her masters and PhD in materials science and engineering from Stanford University in 1987 and 1991. She is currently a professor of Materials Engineering at California Polytechnic State University. She began her career at CalPoly . . .

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Joseph Nowosad

Joseph Nowosad


Joe received a BS in Metallurgical Engineering in 1987, and an MBA from Indiana University in 2000.  He is married to Brenda (Stinson) Nowosad, who holds a BS in Mathematics from Michigan Tech; together they have three children; Kate BSEE ’17, John and Sam pending BSEE ’20; all from Michigan Tech, as well. Joe has worked in the steel industry for 31 years . . .