Brian Wardle

Bisplinghoff Fellow and F...
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Brian L. Wardle is Bisplinghoff Fellow and Full Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT where his work focuses on materials and structures. His research interests are in the areas of nanoengineered advanced composites, bulk nanostructured materials, carbon-based material synthesis, mechanics of additively manufactured structures, power-MEMS devices, and multifunctional materials topics. Prof. Wardle is Founder and Director of the necstlab research group and MIT’s Nano-Engineered Composite aerospace STructures (NECST) industry Consortium. He has authored over 100 journal articles, given more than 80 invited talks, holds 24 patents with ~50 others pending, is the principal and technical Founder of N12 Technologies Inc., and has numerous patents licensed by small and large companies, including a next-generation nanostructured aerovehicle ice protection system.