John Sharon

Staff Scientist, Advanced Materials Group

United Technologies Research Center

Dr. John Sharon is a staff scientist in the Advanced Materials Group at United Technologies Research Center. Dr. Sharon’s research experience includes the areas of metallurgy, mechanical engineering and materials science to understand structure-property relationships and the effects of processing and environmental factors for the development of novel material systems.  Since joining UTRC in 2014, Dr. Sharon’s research has focused on aluminum and nickel based alloy development for aerospace and industrial applications as well as additive manufacturing. Prior to joining UTRC, John conducted post-doctoral research in the Material Science and Engineering Center at Sandia National Laboratories.