Department of Automotive Engineering

Mark Hoffman

Dr. Mark Hoffman, research facultyAssistant Research Professor

(864) 283-7240
4 Research Drive
Greenville, SC 29607

Mark Hoffman joined the automotive engineering faculty at Clemson University in January 2013 as an assistant research professor. He earned a Masters of Science and a Doctorate of Philosophy in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan by characterizing the combustion chamber deposits formed during Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition operation and the burden those deposits place on the control system of a multi-mode engine. Before joining the Department of Automotive Engineering faculty, Dr. Hoffman served as a research fellow in the W.E. Lay Automotive Laboratory and an engineering teaching consultant with the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching at the University of Michigan. His primary research interests are in advanced combustion, vehicle electrification and sustainable energy systems.