Lizeth Ortiz

Credentials: Advanced Manufacturing

Position title: Research Associate, Materials Science and Engineering


Lizeth earned her B.S degree in Chemical Engineering from the National University of Colombia in 2015 and a Ph.D. degree in Engineering – Materials Science from The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee in 2021. During her graduate studies, she studied the performance of centrifugally cast austenitic alumina-forming alloys in coking and decoking environments. Upon joining The Grainger Institute Lab in 2021, she is now working on the use of advanced manufacturing in biomimetics.