Daniel Walczyk

Professor and Director, Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS)


Daniel F. Walczyk, Ph.D., PE is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering in the Department of Mechanical , Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering and also Associate Director of Manufacturing for the Center of Automation Technologies and Systems. He received a B.S. from Syracuse University in 1986, a M.S. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1991, a P.E. License from New York State in 1994 and a Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1996, all in mechanical engineering. Prior to his graduate work, Dr. Walczyk worked for seven years industry, primarily with the GE, as a mechanical design engineer. Since becoming an academic in January 1996, he has received several awards and honors including a DAAD Fellowship (1995), NSF Faculty Early CAREER Development Award (1998), Loctite Corporation Summer Engineering Faculty Fellowship (1998), and a Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (1999), SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award in the Aerospace Category (2000), and ASME Fellow (2011). He is also a holder of five U.S. patents and two pending.


Other Focus Areas

Rapid Tooling, Environmentally Conscious Design, Machine Design


The following is a selection of recent publications in Scopus. Daniel Walczyk has 96 indexed publications in the subjects of Engineering, Energy, Materials Science.

Sharmad Joshi, Daniel Walczyk, Amogh Wasti, Theodorian Borca-Tasciuc, Alexandros Tsamis
Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials
, 37
, 2024
, pp.1111-1134
Daniel Walczyk, Jiachen Yang, Jennifer Gilbert Jenkins
Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering
, 145
, 2023
Robert H. Rizzolo, Daniel F. Walczyk, Daniel Montoney, Pavel Simacek, Md Rashef Mahbub
Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering
, 144
, 2022
James Garofalo, Daniel Walczyk
Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing
, 147
, 2021
Robert Rizzolo, Daniel Walczyk, Daniel Montoney
Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME
, 143
, 2021
Daniel Kaczmarek, Daniel Walczyk, James Garofalo, Margaret Sobkowicz-Kline
Journal of Manufacturing Processes
, 64
, 2021
, pp.972-981
Daniel Walczyk, Ronald Bucinell, Steven Fleishman, Sharmad Joshi
36th Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2021: Composites Ingenuity Taking on Challenges in Environment-Energy-Economy, ASC 2021
, 3
, 2021
, pp.1645-1664
Lai Jiang, Xiaobo Peng, Daniel Walczyk
Rapid Prototyping Journal
, 26
, 2020
, pp.1113-1129
James Garofalo, Daniel Walczyk, Ronald Bucinell
Journal of Natural Fibers
, 16
, 2019
, pp.412-426
Robert Rizzolo, Daniel Walczyk, Jaron Kuppers, Daniel Montoney, Richard Galloway
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture
, 233
, 2019
, pp.1168-1181

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