Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Leslie Lamberson comes to Mines from Drexel University in Philadelphia where she was the P.C. Chou Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics with an affiliated appointment in the Materials Science and Engineering Department. Leslie received her B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan, her M.S. in Aerospace Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, and her Ph.D. in Aeronautics from the California Institute of Technology.Prior to her faculty appointment, she was a postdoctoral research scholar with K.T. Ramesh at the Johns Hopkins University investigating dynamic damage of structural and piezoelectric ceramics for the Army Research Laboratory. A former Lockheed Martin ‘Skunk Works’ engineer, in 2013 Leslie was a NASA Glenn faculty fellow in their Materials and Structures under Extreme Conditions Division.