Ott Odeh - President of ATRONA Test Labs

Atif A. Odeh
Principal Metallurgist / President

Considered by the industry as an expert in the field of metallurgy, heat treat and materials, Atif "Ott" Odeh has consulted with companies in North and South America, as well as Europe, China, Japan, Korea, India, and elsewhere. He is currently President and Principal Metallurgist for ATRONA Test Labs, Inc.; which he founded in 1999.

Mr. Odeh is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a B.S. in Metallurgical Engineering. He was named the Alumnus of the Year in 2004 by the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Department of Material Science & Engineering. He is a member of the Material Science and Engineering Alumni Board at the University of Illinois and the author of "Metallurgy and Heat Treatment, the Pocket Book," a best-selling handbook that summarizes the essentials of metallurgy and materials, and their heat treatment along with personal experiences for what works.

17th Anniversary
Celebrating our 17th Anniversary.


ATRONA's staff has well over 200 years of combined industry and laboratory experience. We can help you solve engineering issues, manufacturing issues, and root cause investigation of failed components and assemblies. Our teams include: Metallurgical Analysis Team, Failure Analysis Team, Polymer Analysis Team, Mechanical Testing Team, Chemical Analysis Team, Non-Destructive Testing Team, and Metrology Team. Please email us or call us to inquire about our services and talented staff.

Our talented and experienced staff consists of degreed engineers and scientists along with technicians and administrative staff. Four of our engineers are degreed metallurgists.

Our disciplines vary from metallurgical engineering, chemistry science, polymer science, material science and mechanical engineering.

Robin Odeh - Sales and Marketing

Robin L. Odeh
Director of HR, Finance and Sales & Marketing

As our Director of HR, Finance and Sales & Marketing, Robin Odeh is an integral part of the ATRONA Test Labs management degree. She holds a Masters Degree in Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

For quotations, lab tours, or any question pertaining to our services, accounting, sales or related topics, please give Robin a call at 815-229-8620 or email her at:

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Gina Mendoza - Senior Lab Coordinator

Gina Mendoza
Senior Lab Coordinator

The friendly voice new customers are often greeted with belongs to Gina Mendoza. Gina is a key part of our lab team and is here to assist both new and existing customers. She'll be happy to answer any questions you may have, quote your test project, or arrange a tour of our facilities. You can reach Gina at 815-229-8620 or email her at:

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