Published on Thursday March 29, 2012
MSE alumnus Dr. Aaron Sakulich (B.S. 2005, Ph.D. 2010) has been
appointed assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental
Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute to begin in
While at Drexel, Sakulich worked in the MAX Phase
and AAC Research Group under the guidance of Professor Michel
Barsoum. He received a J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship in
2007 to work at the University Hassan II-Mohammedia near
Casablanca, Morocco. Since graduation, he has worked as a
Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor,
MI and is currently a Guest Researcher at the National Institute of
Standards and Technology.
Sakulich's areas of expertise include sustainability, green
materials, alkali activated slag cements, and geopolymers.