Adam Thelen

Adam Thelen
Ph.D. Student
Iowa State University
2081 Black Engineering
Ames, IA 50011

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  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 2020-Present
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 2016-2020

Research Interests

  • Specializing in prognostics and health management (PHM) of lithium-ion battery and rolling element bearing
  • Research emphasis on physics-based, confident, and interpretable machine learning for PHM
  • Collaborating with local industry leaders to develop model-based bearing prognostics methods to be deployed on machinery operating in the field.

Work Experience

  • Textron Aviation – Reliability Engineering Intern, May 2019-Aug. 2019
  • LyondellBasell – Mechanical/Reliability Engineering Intern, Aug. 2018-Dec.2018
  • DOE Ames Laboratory – Materials Science Research Intern, May. 2018-Aug. 2018