Molla Hasan

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Inamori School of Engineering

"Education is all about asking the right questions, not simply reciting the correct answers"



  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Texas Tech University, 2017
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Lamar University, 2011
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, 2005

Specialties / Areas of Interest

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Soft Materials, Bulk rheology
  • Polymer Composites
  • Metallic Glasses


Dr. Hasan is an Assistant Professor at the Inamori School of Engineering at Alfred University, NY. Before joining Alfred he worked as a Postdoctoral Associate at Rutgers. His research encompasses the functionalization of metals, additive manufacturing, polymer composite, and porous materials. He is interested in the physics of materials at small scales, materials characterization, and structure-properties relationships.  

Courses Taught

  • 20956 Mechanics of Materials
  • 13169 Mechanics of Materials Lab
  • 27987 Senior Design Project

Research, Publications, & Presentations

Research & Publications


Mistletoe Research Fund


  • Best Dissertation Award (Math., Physical Science & Engineering) Texas Tech University 2018
  • Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship Texas Tech University 2015

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor: Alfred University, 2019 to present

Postdoctoral Associate: Rutgers, 2017 to 2019

Research Assistant: Texas Tech, 2012 to 2017

Areas of Concentration

  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Physical Metallurgy
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Nanotechnology

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