Mr. Peretti is Director of Materials & Manufacturing Advanced Programs for GE Aviation’s Engineering Division.
In this capacity he is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing technology-based engagement between GE Aviation and its external customers and partners including metals, ceramic & polymer composites, and advanced manufacturing.
Mr. Peretti holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Metallurgical Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree in Material Science from the University of Pittsburgh. He has worked in the field of aerospace and specialty materials production and processing for over 33 years.
Mike is a subject matter expert in vacuum melting and alloying, gas atomization and powder processing, and fully dense powder-based net- and near-net shape manufacturing processes. He has numerous publications and holds several patents in these fields.