Curriculum Vitæ

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Frederick N. Meyers
Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Automation, Materials Science
647 Arthur St. Davis, CA 95616


University of California, Davis, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, M.S. (2014)
University of California, Davis, Mechanical Engineering, B.S. (2012)


Dec. 2016 – Oct. 2017: Presales Engineering Team Leader, DMG Mori, Davis, CA
Dec. 2014 – Dec. 2016: Automation Mechanical Engineer, DMG Mori, Davis, CA
Sep. 2013 – Sep. 2014: Research Assistant, Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept., UC Davis
Sep. 2012 – June 2014: Teaching Assistant, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Dept., UC Davis
Apr. 2011 – Sep 2014: Graduate Student Researcher, Nano Engineering and Smart Structures Technologies Lab, UC Davis
Jan. 2009 – 2010: Undergraduate Researcher, Chemistry Dept., Napa Valley College
Apr. 2006 – 2007:  Acoustical Technician, J.C. Brennan & Assoc., Auburn, CA


2015 Employee Excellence Award; DMG Mori
2013 Malcolm Stacey Fellowship; UC Davis
2013 Ted and Sylvia Hillyer Fellowship; UC Davis
2012 Third Place, Best Student Paper Award; SPIE Smart Structures/NDE
2012 Best research project and best poster; Engineering Senior Design Showcase, UC Davis
2010 MENSA foundation scholarship; UC Davis


Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Automation Materials Science
Mechanism Design
CNC Machine Design
Lean Manufacturing
Motion Control/Mechatronics
Robotic End Effectors/Tooling
Material Handling
Fixture Design
MRP Integration
Machine Tending Automation
Factory Communication Systems
Robot Programming
PLC Programming
OSHA/ANSI Compliant Designs
Fatigue Analysis
Structural Health Monitoring
Wet Etching
Thin Films


2013  Engineering Mechanics Institute; Presentation (Northwestern)
2012  Engineering Senior Design Showcase; Poster (UC Davis)
2012  Undergraduate Research Conference; Presentation (UC Davis)
2012  SPIE Smart Structures/NDE; Paper


Ryu, Donghyeon, Frederick N. Meyers, and Kenneth J. Loh. “Inkjet-printed, flexible, and photoactive thin film strain sensors.” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures (2014)
F. N. Meyers, K. J. Loh, J. S. Dodds, & A. Baltazar, 2013. “Active sensing and damage detection using piezoelectric zinc oxide-based nanocomposites.” Nanotechnology, 24(18), 185501.
J. S. Dodds, F. N. Meyers, and K. J. Loh, 2012, “Piezoelectric Nanocomposite Sensors Assembled using Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles and Poly(vinylidene fluoride),” Smart Structures and Systems (1738-1584),Techno-Press
J. S. Dodds, F. N. Meyers, and K. J. Loh, 2012, “Piezoelectric Characterization of PVDF-TrFE Thin Films Enhanced with ZnO Nanoparticles,” IEEE Sensors (1530-437X), IEEE, 12(6): 1889-1890.
J. S. Dodds, F. N. Meyers, and K. J. Loh, 2012, “Enhancing the piezoelectric performance of PVDF-TrFE thin films using zinc oxide nanoparticles,” Proceedings of SPIE – 19th Annual Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials & Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring, San Diego, CA, March 11-15, 2012.


Leadership: Team leader at DMG Mori. Supervised people across multiple departments to manage multi-million dollar projects from beginning to end.

Team building and mentorship: Volunteered with the Society of Women Engineers to help coordinate events that reached out to increase economic, gender, and ethnic diversity in engineering.