Niobium Research, LLC

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Steven Sparkowich, PE is a Licensed Professional Metallurgical Engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and a Graduate Certificate in Welding Engineering from the Ohio State University, and is considered a leading global expert on topics related to niobium and niobium alloys.  Steven has 25+ years of experience working with the refractory metals niobium, tantalum, molybdenum, tungsten and rhenium, as well as with the reactive metals titanium, zirconium, and hafnium.

Steven offers consulting with customized technical and market research services related to Niobium and Niobium-based alloys, chemicals, oxides and coatings in the following areas:

  • Supply Chain
  • Material Selection
  • Coatings


Contact:  Steven Sparkowich