David Gill

Associate Professor, Department Chair

Educational & Professional Experience

Associate Professor, Western Washington University 2019-present

Assistant Professor, Western Washington University 2014-2019

Principal Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories 2002-2014

Ph.D. , Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1999-2002

Manufacturing Engineer & Field Test Engineer, Caterpillar Large Engine Center, 1997-1999

M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1994-1997

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Texas Tech University, 1990-1994

Research Interests

Machining of Aerospace Honeycomb Materials

Direct Rapid Tooling by Foam (DRT-Foam)

3D Printing Process Evaluation Methods

Precision Manufacturing Processes