The Alloy Design and Development Lab is pleased to welcome Lizeth Ortiz to the lab. Lizeth is a GIE distinguished postdoctoral research associate co-advised by Dan Thoma and Bill Murphy. She will work to create new classes of materials by combining additive metal manufacturing with templated biomineral synthesis. Lizeth earned her B.S degree in Chemical Engineering from the National University of Colombia in 2015 and a Ph.D. degree in Engineering – Materials Science from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee in 2021. Welcome, Lizeth!