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Materials Science and Engineering

Jae Lowe

James Lowe

Lab Technologist II
Materials Science and Engineering
Laboratory Technologist

Phone: 864-656-5972


Educational Background

BS Chemistry
Erskine College


  • Tensile/compression testing on Instron using Bluehill software
  • Microscopy
  • Capillary Flow Porometry
  • Differential scanning calorimetry on Netzsch instrument
  • Color analysis/measurements using Lab color space
  • Knowledgeable on research safety requirements/guidelines
  • Air permeability testing


Lab Technologist II Maintains and administers MSE chemical inventory and general safety practices and programs. Serves as resource person for MSE facilities currently housed in Sirrine and Olins on the main campus, for safety procedures, analytical and physical testing


Thermal analysis, Dr. Rack

Instrumental in starting a student shop in Cook Laboratory

Materials testing and reporting results to industry partners, Dr. Stevens

Graduate and undergraduate student research assistance

Chemical inventory for MS&E, Dr. Stevens

Lab demonstrations for undergraduate lab courses, Dr. Bordia, Dr. Brown, Dr. G. Lickfield, Dr. Stevens, Dr. D. Lickfield