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School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering Faculty

Amit Bandyopadhyay

Amit Bandyopadhyay

Dana 105A

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, 1995
  • M.S. in Metallurgy from the Indian Institute of Science (Bangalore, India), 1992
  • B.S. in Metallurgical Engineering from Jadavpur University (Kolkata, India), 1989

Professional Preparation

  • Post-Doctoral training, Center for Ceramic Research at Rutgers University, 1995
  • Metallurgical Engineer, Bridge and Roof Company (I) Ltd., India 1989 – 1990
  • CSIR-Fellow in CSIR-CGCRI, India, 2007
  • Visiting Professor in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University (Cambridge, MA) 2008 & 2014
  • Visiting Professor in the Materials Science and Engineering department at Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA) 2021

Research Interests

  • Metal additive manufacturing
  • Biomedical devices
  • Additive manufacturing of multi-material structures

Recognition and Honors

  • 2024 Class of Fellows, Materials Research Society (MRS).
  • 2023 Editor, International Journal of Extreme Manufacturing (IJEM).
  • 2022 Boeing Distinguished Professorship
  • 2022 Editor, Scientific Reports (Springer-Nature)
  • 2022 Associate Editor, Virtual and Physical Prototyping (VPP, Taylor and Francis).
  • 2021 Standing member, Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering (MTE) Study Section (CSR-NIH, 2021 to 2025).
  • 2021 Distinguished Faculty Address (DFA) Award, Washington State University.
  • 2020 Editor, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology (Wiley and the American Ceramic Society).
  • 2019 Editor-in-Chief, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering (Hindawi).
  • 2019 Class of Fellows, Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME).
  • 2018 Principal Editor, Journal of Materials Research (Springer-Nature and the Materials Research Society).
  • 2017 Elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS).
  • 2017 Anjan Bose Researcher Award – Best research faculty of the year, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture (VCEA), WSU.
  • 2017 Outstanding Researcher Award, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, WSU.
  • 2015 Class of Fellows, National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
  • 2015 Editor-in-Chief, Digital manufacturing (Frontiers).
  • 2012 Class of Fellows, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
  • 2012 Class of Fellows, American Society for Materials (ASM International)
  • 2012 College of Fellows, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE).
  • 2011 Class of Fellows, American Ceramic Society.
  • 2008 Outstanding Researcher Award, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, WSU.
  • 2008 WSU – Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) – Excellence award – Academic Adviser.
  • 2005 Outstanding Researcher Award, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, WSU.
  • 2000 MSE Outstanding Teaching Faculty, Teaching Excellence Award, WSU.
  • 1999 CAREER Award, the National Science Foundation.
  • 1998 Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award, the Office of Naval Research.

Selected Publications

Complete List of Publications on Google Scholar

Edited Books

  • Characterization of Biomaterials Edited by Amit Bandyopadhyay and Susmita Bose, Elsevier (2013).
  • Additive Manufacturing Edited by Amit Bandyopadhyay and Susmita Bose, CRC Press (1st Edition – 2015. 2nd Edition – 2019). Chinese edition: Our Additive Manufacturing book has already been translated to Chinese language (February 2018).
  • Materials and Devices for Bone Disorders Edited by Susmita Bose and Amit Bandyopadhyay. Elsevier (2016).