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Daniel Eylon



School of Engineering: Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering


Email: Daniel Eylon
Phone: 937-229-2551
Kettering Laboratories Room 524


Research and Work

  • Graduate Materials Engineering Program Director, University of Dayton
  • Professor, University of Dayton
  • Consultant, aerospace companies in the U.S., Japan and Europe on titanium alloy technology
  • Principal Investigator and Senior Research Associate, Air Force Materials Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, 1974-1985
Selected Patents
  • U.S. Patent 5,429,877 - A method to produce internally reinforced hollow titanium alloy components, July 4, 1995.
  • U.S. Patent 5,226,982 - A method to produce hollow titanium alloy articles, July 13, 1993.
  • U.S. Patent 5,213,252 - A method to produce selectively fiber reinforced titanium alloy metal matrix composites, May 25, 1993.
Honors and Awards
  • European Academy of Sciences (EAS), membership, 2009
  • UD School of Engineering Faculty Award for Excellence in Scholarship, 1999
  • Sigma Xi, George B. Noland Award for Research, 1993
  • Fellow of the American Society of Metals (FASM), 1991
  • University of Dayton Alumni Award for Scholarship, 1990
  • Outstanding Engineer and Scientist Award, sponsored by the Affiliate Societies Council of the Engineering and Science Foundation, 1998


  • D.Sc., Materials Engineering, Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1972
  • M.Sc., Materials Engineering, Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1968
  • B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1966

Research Interests

  • Titanium technology
  • Mechanical behavior of titanium alloys
  • Fatigue failure analysis of titanium, aluminum and superalloys
  • Microstructure mechanical property studies of titanium alloys
  • Powder metallurgy of titanium and aluminum alloys and titanium metal matrix composites