Kathleen Chou (Grad)

Home Town: Troy, Michigan

Undergraduate Education: B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan (2014)

Prior Positions:  Materials and Process Engineer – Boeing (2014-2016)


  • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS) Henry Dewitt Smith scholarship (2020)
  • Elected co-chair of the 2021 Gordon Research Seminar on Physical Metallurgy (postponed to 2023 due to COVID)
  • Gordon Research Conference on Physical Metallurgy, Best poster prize (2019)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (2016)
  • The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS) J. Keith Brimacombe Presidential Scholarship (2014)

Research Area: Oxidation of titanium alloys, Precipitation in Beta titanium alloys

Outside of Research: Running, hiking, and baking

Email: [email protected]