Eric Faierson


Research Assistant Professor


5000 Tremont Avenue
Suite 105
Davenport, IA 52807


5000 Tremont Avenue, Suite 105
Davenport, IA 52807


·        A. Dhal, S. Thapliyal, P. Agrawal, A. Roy, A. Sharma, R.S. Mishra, E. Faierson,” Multimodal and multiscale strengthening mechanisms in Al-Ni-Zr-Ti-Mn alloy processed by laser powder bed fusion additive manufacturing,” Materials & Design, 2023.

·        J. He, S. Kushwaha, M. Mahrous, D. Abueidda, E. Faierson, J. Lloyd, I. Jasiuk, “Size-dependence of AM Ti-6Al-4V: experimental characterization and applications in thin-walled structures simulations,” Thin-Walled Structures, 2023.

·        M.R. Vaziri Sereshk, E.J. Faierson, “Improvement in energy absorption of additively manufactured lattice structures after modification of collapse mechanisms,” The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2023.

·        M.R.V. Sereshk, E.J. Faierson, “Novel test method to determine shear properties of lattices: Test set-up and data analysis,” Composites Part B: Engineering, 2023.

·        H. Lide, V. Ageh, J. Smith, J. Rodriguez, E.J. Faierson, T.W. Scharf, “Reactively sintered B4C-TiB2 composites: Effects of nanolayer films and secondary phase size on mechanical and fracture properties,” Materialia, 2022.

·        M.R.V. Sereshk, E.J. Faierson, “Study of defects and dimensional accuracy to determine manufacturability thresholds for laser powder bed fusion of Ti 6Al 4V lattices,” The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2022.

·        E. Malekipour, H. El-Mounayri, M. Marrey, E.J. Faierson, M. Al Hasan, “An innovative Fast Layer-wise Simulation of Temperature distribution using a Chessboard Strategy (FALS TECHS) in the powder-bed fusion process,” Additive Manufacturing, May 2021.

·        W.S. Rubink, V. Ageh, H. Lide, N.A. Ley, M.L. Young, D.T. Casem, E.J. Faierson, T.W. Scharf, “Spark Plasma Sintering of B4C and B4C-TiB2 Composites: Deformation and Failure Mechanisms under Quasistatic and Dynamic Loading,” Journal of the European Ceramic Society, January 2021.

·        M. Marrey, E. Malekipour, H. El-Mounayri, E. J. Faierson, “A Framework for Optimizing Process Parameters in Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) using Artificial Neural Network (ANN),” Procedia Manufacturing- SME NAMRC 47, 2019.

·        S. Gangireddy, M. Komarasamy, E. J. Faierson, R. S. Mishra, “High strain rate mechanical behavior of Ti-6Al-4V octet lattice structures additively manufactured by selective laser melting (SLM),” Materials Science & Engineering A, Vol. 745, pp 231-239, 2019.

·        S. Gangireddy, B. Gwalani, K. Liu, E. J. Faierson, R. S. Mishra, “Microstructure and Mechanical Behavior of an Additive Manufactured (AM) WE43-Mg alloy,” Additive Manufacturing, Vol. 26, pp 53-64, 2019.

·        J. A. Evans, S. A. Anderson, E. J. Faierson, D. Perez-Nunez, S. M. McDeavitt “Anisotropic Radiation-Induced Changes in Type 316L Stainless Steel Rods Built by Laser Additive Manufacturing,” Nuclear Technology, 2018,

·        S. Gangireddy, E.J. Faierson, R.S. Mishra, “Influences of Post-Processing, Orientation, and Induced Porosity on the Dynamic Compression Behavior of Ti-6Al-4V Alloy Built through Additive Manufacturing,” Journal of Dynamic Behavior of Materials, 2018.

·        F. Yan, W. Xiong, E. Faierson, G. Olson., “Characterization of Nano-Scale Oxides in Austenitic Stainless Steel Processed by Powder Bed Fusion,” Scripta Materialia, vol. 155, pp.104-108, 2018.

·        L.W. Koester, H. Taheri, L.J. Bond, T.A. Bigelow, E.J. Faierson., “Acoustic Emissions Monitoring of Directed Energy Deposition Additive Manufacturing: Temporal Characteristics and Data Clustering for Process Monitoring,” Submitted to Additive Manufacturing March 2018

·        H. Taheri, L.W. Koester, T.A. Bigelow, E.J. Faierson, L.J. Bond, “In-situ Additive Manufacturing Process Monitoring with an Acoustic Technique: Clustering Performance Evaluation Using K-means Algorithm,” Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, vol. 141, 2019

·        L.W. Koester, H. Taheri, T.A. Bigelow, L.J. Bond, E.J. Faierson, “In-situ Acoustic Signature Monitoring in Additive Manufacturing Processes,” 44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Vol. 37, AIP Conference Proceedings 1949, 020006, 2018.

·        H. Taheri, L.W. Koester, T.A. Bigelow, E.J. Faierson, L.J. Bond, “In-situ Process Monitoring of Additive Manufacturing using Clustering of Spectral Features for Acoustic Signals,” Submitted to Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering-Transactions of the ASME October 2017.

·        F. Yan, W. Xiong, E.J. Faierson., “Grain Structure Control of Additively Manufactured Metallic Materials,” Materials 2017, 10, 1260.

·        F. Yan, W. Xiong, F. Sciammarella, E. Faierson, G. Olson., “Microstructure Optimization of PH48S Stainless Maraging Steel by Directed Energy Deposition,” Submitted to Engineering Journal July 2017.

·        M. Valdez, C. Kozuch, E.J. Faierson, and I. Jasiuk, “Induced Porosity in Super Alloy 718 through the Laser Additive Manufacturing Process: Microstructure and Mechanical Properties,” Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 725, pp. 757-764, 2017.

·        S. Wolff, S. Lin, E. Faierson, W. Liu, G. Wagner, K. Ehmann, and J. Cao, “A Framework to Link Localized Cooling and Properties of Directed Energy Deposition (DED)-Processed Ti-6Al-4V,” Acta Materialia, vol. 132, pp.106-117, 2017.

·        S. Palanivel, A.K. Dutt, E.J. Faierson, and R.S. Mishra, “Spatially dependent properties in a laser additive manufactured Ti-6Al-4V component,” Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 654, pp. 39-52, 2016.

·        S. Wolff, T. Lee, E. Faierson, K. Ehmann, and J. Cao, “Anisotropic Properties of Directed Energy Deposition (DED)-Processed Ti-6Al-4V,” Journal of Manufacturing Processes, vol. 24, pp.397-405, 2016.

·        E. J. Faierson and K. V. Logan (2012). Fabrication of Lunar Physical Assets. Moon. Prospective Energy and Material Resources. V. Badescu, Springer.

·        E. J. Faierson, K. V. Logan, B. K. Stewart, and M. P. Hunt, “Demonstration of concept for fabrication of lunar physical assets utilizing lunar regolith simulant and a geothermite reaction,” Acta Astronautica, vol. 67, pp. 38-45, 2010.

·        E. J. Faierson, K. V. Logan, “Geothermite Reactions for In-situ Resource Utilization on the Moon and Beyond,” 2010 ASCE Earth and Space Conference Proceedings, Honolulu, HI, March, 2010.

·        E. Faierson, K. Logan, M. Hunt, B. Stewart, “Lunar Habitat Construction Utilizing In-Situ Resources and an SHS Reaction,” AIAA Space 2008 Conference and Exposition Proceedings, San Diego, CA, September, 2008.

Primary Strategic Research Area

Advanced Materials & Manufacturing