Krause, Stephen
Materials Science & Engineering
Phone: (480)965-2050
Office: ECG 337A (Map)


Prof. Stephen Krause conducts research and teaches in the areas of engineering education, materials engineering, polymer science, materials characterization, and engineering design. He conducts research in innovative education in engineering and engineering outreach to the K-12 community. His work includes development of a Materials Concept Inventory, professional development of K-12 teachers on the integration of engineering concepts into K-12 classrooms, and connecting together content and processes in math, physics, chemistry, and engineering for high school teachers in a Math-Science-Partnership, Project Pathways.


Ph.D. Materials Engineering, University of Michigan (1981)
M.S. Metalurgical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology (1973)
B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University (1969)

Research Interests

Engineering education, engineering outreach to K-12, education materials characterization.

Graduate Faculties

  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Curriculum & Instruction (Engineering Education)