College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science

Dr. Barry Dupen

Dr. Barry Dupen

Associate Professor, MET
MET Program Coordinator

Contact Information


  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering / Materials Engineering, University of Connecticut, 1987
  • M.S. Metallurgy, University of Connecticut, 1989
  • Ph.D. Metallurgy, University of Connecticut, 1994

Areas of Expertise and Research Interest

  • Metallurgy, Materials Engineering, Mechanics, Fluid Power

Selected Papers (more available on request)

Barry Dupen and Regina Leffers, “The Columbia City Trailhead: A Collaborative Construction Engineering Technology Capstone Experience”, Paper AC 2011-706, ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Vancouver, BC, June 25-29, 2011.

Barry Dupen, “Designing User-Friendly Handouts for a Fluid Power Class”, Paper AC 2010-356, ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Louisville KY, June 20-23, 2010. Awarded 2nd place, 2010 Best Paper Award, of the New Engineering Educators Division.

Barry Dupen, “Teaching Graphical Data Presentation Techniques in an Introductory Materials Course”, ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Austin, TX, June 14-17, 2009.

Barry Dupen, “Using Internet Sources to Solve Materials Homework Assignments”, 2008 ASEE Conference and Exposition, June 2008. Conference proceedings, session 3164, peer-reviewed paper.

Barry Dupen, “A Materials Engineering Technology Approach to Alloy Design”, Journal of Engineering Technology, Fall 2007, p. 20-27. JET is a peer-reviewed print journal for Engineering Technology. This paper is the product of research conducted under a 2005 IPFW Summer Faculty Grant.