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Haijun Gong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Manufacturing Engineering

Office: ERB 2067

Phone: 912-478-2554



Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Louisville, 2013

M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, 2006

B.S, Mechanical Engineering, Harbin University of Science and Technology, 2004

Research Interests

Dr. Gong’s research interest concentrates on 3D printing metals and polymers and their mechanical properties. He is interested in applying the 3D printing for advanced manufacturing. Dr. Gong is also interested in lightweight structure design and high-performance material applications.


“Comparison of Stainless Steel 316L Parts Made by FDM-and SLM-Based Additive Manufacturing Processes,”  H. Gong, D. Snelling, K. Kardel, A. Carrano. JOM, 2018.

“Material Properties and Shrinkage of 3D Printing Parts using Ultrafuse Stainless Steel 316LX Filament,”  H. Gong, C. Crater, A. Ordonez, C. Ward, M. Waller, C. Ginn. The 5th International Conference on Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing (ICMMM 2018).

“Inferring 3D ellipsoids based on cross-sectional images with applications to porosity control of additive manufacturing,”  J. Wu, Y. Yuan, H. Gong, T. Tseng.  IISE Transactions, 2018.

“Influence of Small Particles Inclusion on Selective Laser Melting of Ti-6Al-4V Powder,” H. Gong, J.J.S Dilip, L. Yang, C. Teng, B. Stucker. The 4th International Conference on Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing (ICMMM 2017).

“Single Track of Selective Laser Melting Ti-6Al-4V Powder on Support Structure,” H. Gong, C. Teng, K. Zeng, D. Pal, B. Stucker, J.J.S. Dilip, J. Beuth, and J. J. Lewandowski, Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium Proceeding 2016.

“Influence of Defects on Mechanical Properties of Ti-6Al-4V Components Produced by Selective Laser Melting and Electron Beam Melting,” H. Gong, K. Rafi, H. Gu, G.D. Janaki Ram, T. Starr, B. Stucker. Materials and Design, 86, pp. 545-554, 2015.

“Analysis of Defect Generation in Ti-6Al-4V Parts Made Using Powder Bed Fusion Additive Manufacturing Processes,” H. Gong, K. Rafi, H. Gu, T. Starr, B. Stucker, Additive Manufacturing. 1, pp. 87-98, 2014.

Last updated: 9/24/2021