Dr. Majid Vaseghi joined the department of mechanical engineering at The University of Alabama in September 2021 as a research associate. Before joining The University of Alabama, he was an assistant professor in the faculty of mechanical engineering at Beheshti University in Iran. He also was a visiting researcher at the Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), South Korea.
Dr. Vaseghi is broadly interested in understanding process-structure-property-performance relations in engineering materials. He performs research in the manufacturing and inverse engineering of metallic components. His current research focus is on superalloys and also on surface laser treatments.