David Montes de Oca Zapiain

Event Information

Title: “Materials Innovation: Making the Future Possible”
Speaker:  David Montes de Oca Zapiain, ME 2014, M.S. ME 2015, Ph.D. ME 2018
Date: Thursday, March 14, 2024
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Love 210 and Virtual 
Graduate Student, Staff, and Faculty Social Hour Location: MRDC 4211 following the event

Please RSVP if you plan to attend.

Join us on Thursday, March 14, 2024, to hear Woodruff School graduate David Montes de Oca Zapiain speak as part of the ME Shaping the World Speaker Series where he will highlight how Mechanical Engineering uniquely prepares you to change the world and how an ME at Sandia National Labs is enabling the future through material innovation. 


David Montes de Oca Zapiain is originally from Mexico City, Mexico. He obtained his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. from the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering. He is currently a senior member of technical staff in the Department of Material and Data Science at Sandia National Laboratories, where he focuses on researching novel approaches to integrate machine learning and artificial intelligence into the manufacturing and development of materials.

Contact Information

For questions, contact Courtney Sykes at courtney.sykes@me.gatech.edu.