Ryan Wojes is a former writer for The Balance covering investing, commodities, and metals.
He serves as Superintendent of Heat Treating at Union Electrical Steel in Pennsylvania. He previously served as Superintendent of Quality Assurance and Process Engineering at Union Electric Akers and as Senior Metallurgical Engineer at EVRAZ North America in Portland, Oregon.
He wrote a subnanoscale study of the nucleation, growth, and coarsening kinetics of Cu-rich precipitates in a multicomponent Fe-Cu based steel for the International Journal of Materials Research in 2008. He also won first place for his undergraduate research at the AISTech 2007 Project Presentation Contest.
Ryan holds a bachelor's degree in materials science and engineering from Northwestern University.
ThoughtCo, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is an award-winning reference site offering education content created by experts. ThoughtCo reaches 13 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.
By clicking “Accept All Cookies”, you agree to the storing of cookies on your device to enhance site navigation, analyze site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts.