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.
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