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Ken Alfano

Teaching Professor

Technical Communications (TechComm) and

College of Engineering Undergraduate

Education (ADUE)

ENGR 100 Section 120

ENGR 100 Section 200

Office: 323 Gorguze Family Laboratory (GFL)



J.D. Law, Wayne State University
M.S. Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University
M.A. Economics, University of Detroit Mercy
B.S.E. Industrial & Operations Engineering, University of Michigan

Research / Professional Interests: 

Biomedical engineering, engineering design, intellectual property law, economics, entrepreneurship

Other Courses Taught: 

TC 497: Tech Comm for CS/Software Engineers, ENGR 255-355-455: Multidisciplinary Design Program Projects, BME 588: Regulatory Science Seminar

Hobby / Fun Fact:

Co-founded a biomedical technology company, initially focusing on the technical aspects but ended up doing a lot on the business side too.