Xinchang Zhang


• Expertise in design for 3D printing, additive manufacturing, hybrid manufacturing, AM machine operation and maintenance, AM process development and monitoring, post machining and heat-treatment, in-depth knowledge of metals and alloys additive manufacturing: Ni- and Co-based alloys, H13/A2 tool steel, Ti6Al4V, SS316/304, Inconel 625/718, functionally graded materials (FGMs) • Extensive experience in materials testing and characterization: hardness, tensile, fatigue, bending, microstructure characterization, SEM/EDS/EBSD, XRD, good at operating machine shop equipment: EDM, lathe, saw, grinder, polisher, mounting press, proved technical writing skills, strong diagnosis ability and technical troubleshooting • Proficient in SolidWorks, NX, Inventor, Minitab, NetFabb, Rhino3D, Python, Matlab, 3D scanner, laser scanner, Abaqus, CNC programming, Robot programming, strong skills in statistical analysis, Design of Experiments (DOE) • Proficient in team leading, generate technical documentation, develop and track work through detailed project plans • Team player, strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Excellent problem-solving skills, thoroughness, and detail-oriented. Quick learner and self-motivated in quickly changing environment