Tim Schwed
Mechanical Engineer

Tim Schwed

Tim is a Mechanical Engineer at DAPR. He graduated from RPI with both a B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering in 2021 and 2022, respectively. Through his education, he performed graduate research designing and prototyping a machine to perform automated hemp decortication while producing high-quality fiber for use in bio-composites; he is currently in the process of pursuing a patent! Tim also generated SOPs to increase efficiency during his internship in a CNC lathe center and was tasked with working on prediction and analysis of vehicle drive chain backlash during his co-op at BorgWarner in Ithaca, NY.

Tim enjoys outdoor activities like kayaking, rock climbing, and hiking. He also enjoys playing volleyball and racquetball.