Dr. John O Obielodan

Contact Info

024 Ottensman Hall
1 University Plz
Platteville, WI 53818-3001



Dr. Obielodan earned his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Utah State University and his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of Ilorin, Nigeria.

Dr. Obielodan’s research interests are in the area of novel materials development using additive manufacturing processes. His expertise includes metal and metal matrix composites processing using laser-based and ultrasonic-based additive processes. Recently his research has extended to polymer and polymer composites development using fused filament fabrication, vat photopolymerization and some hybrid additive and electrochemical processes in collaboration with faculties in chemistry department.

Prior to his academic career, he worked in the automotive industry as a design and manufacturing engineer.