Carl Johan Hassila Associate Patent AWA Uppsala, Sweden

Carl Johan Hassila

Associate - Patent
Ph.D. Material Science

Carl Johan has a solid background in materials science and the engineering field of tribology. While pursuing his Ph.D., he worked with the metal additive manufacturing of Ni-Based superalloys, where his work was directed toward the tuning of alloys and processes to achieve materials with improved performance.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Gamla Torget 5
753 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Extended profile

Carl Johan worked on joint projects with Sandvik and Erasteel on additive manufacturing of stainless steels, tool steels and superalloys as part of his Ph.D. This work included tuning the AM process, advanced microstructural analysis as well as mechanical evaluation.

He also worked part-time as a Research Engineer while pursuing his degree, allowing him to get involved in the areas of additive manufacturing relating to the fields of life science.

Car Johan was involved in AM@Å and the AM4Life Competence Centre at Uppsala University, where he helped companies and researchers to realise their goals using additive manufacturing techniques.

As a Ph.D. student, he attended several international science conferences and submitted oral contributions.




  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • Patents


  • Automotive
  • Building & construction
  • Energy
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Materials technology & nanotech
  • Mechanics


  • English
  • Swedish

Prior experience

  • Research Engineer, Uppsala University, 2020-2022
  • Doctoral Candidate, Uppsala University, 2016-2022


  • Ph.D. Material Science, Uppsala University
  • M.Sc Material Science, Uppsala University