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Keith Fahnestock | Elance
 
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Keith Fahnestock

Materials Engineer Extraordinaire
   United States
  |   Sellersville, PA
  |  11:33 am Local Time

Overview

I am a freelance materials engineer with a BS and MS in Materials Engineering from Drexel University in Philadelphia. I have a breadth of experience in material selection and processing techniques as well as alternative energy sources (solar and fuel cells). I have several years of experience in technical writing and academic publication. I am also quite capable with Adobe CS5 design products (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign).

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Apr 4, 2012|Product Design|$0|Working
Dec 11, 2011|Mechanical|$775|Completed
Dec 5, 2011|Mechanical|$375|Completed
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Nov 15, 2011|Other - Engineering & Manufacturing|$325|Completed

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Materials Engineering
Material Engineering Test
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Mechanical Engineering
Technical Writing
Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Report Writing
Polymers
Coatings

Employment

Drexel University
Graduate Researcher
2009 - 2011
In my Master's thesis work, I developed a novel, biopolymer based, alkaline fuel cell membrane. This involved chemically modifying a biopolymer, physically processing this polymer into a usable...
United States Army Research Labs, Aberdeen, MD
Research assistant
2008 - 2008
In this coop position, I was tasked to test pertinent properties of CARC (Chemical Agent Resistant Paint) polyurethane formulations. This included cure time (via IR spectroscopy), thermal...

Education

Drexel University
Bachelor of Science in Materials Engineering
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Drexel University
Master of Science in Materials Engineering
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plastic
metal
ceramic
prototype
material
materials
engineer
scientist
chemistry
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