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Introduction of David F. Lahrman


David Lahrman is the Director of Business Development at LSP Technologies, Inc. He joined the company in 1999 with extensive experience in materials development. At LSP Technologies, Inc., he has been involved in the development and application of the LaserPeen® process to metallic structures such as aircraft turbine engines. Mr. Lahrman earned a B.S. degree in Material Science and Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, and an M.S. degree in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Illinois. He has 19 patents in materials, material processes and non-destructive evaluation (NDE) and has over 25 technical publications in materials and process development. He has experience in physical metallurgy and development of high temperature structural materials such as nickel-base superalloys, intermetallics, and intermetallic matrix composites for application in aircraft gas turbines. While at GE Aircraft Engines, he worked in the areas of directional solidification, brazing, forging and rolling etc. Through his involvement in the MIL-HDBK-5 program while working at Battelle, he became familiar with materials and processes for aircraft structural applications.At LSP Technologies, Inc. Mr. Lahrman has been involved in the development and application of the LaserPeen® process for a variety of industrial and government components. He is currently responsible for marketing the Companies’ LaserPeen® process for a broad range of applications from aerospace to medical applications.