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Leon Hluchota

Leon Hluchota


Phone: 574-631-6496

Office: 108 Cushing Hall

Summary of Activities/Interests

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering


Master Builders

November 17, 2017

Hessert machinists create precision parts for research.

Manipulating Metal to Advance Aerospace, Infectious Disease Research

May 3, 2016

The Engineering Machine Shop specializes in close tolerance machining of large and small parts made from difficult-to-machine materials. On any given day, staff members will be crafting small chambers for mosquito research, sculpting a massive piece of metal for the Turbomachinery Laboratory, or providing expertise to a student or professor on the best, most practical design for a project.