On January 2, 2018 CCAM welcomed new researcher, Elyud Ismail. Mr. Ismail joins the Machining Science and Technology team and his research will focus on machining and additive process analytics. His previous research experience is in manufacturing quality improvement and design. Mr. Ismail has a M.Eng. in Advanced Manufacturing & Design from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and a M.Eng. in Product Development from Singapore University of Technology and Design. He received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from MIT. In his free time, he enjoys biking and sightseeing.