Research Groups

Our department is committed to nurturing a collaborative environment. Our students have the opportunity to work in small research groups with a faculty advisor and postdoctoral researchers. The following is a list of current research groups in our department, as well as a list of current full-time graduate students and postdoctoral researchers in those groups.

  • PI: Robert Cammarata

    Researchers
    • Tyler Pounds, Ph.D. candidate
    • Fengyuan Yang, Ph.D. candidate
    • Peng Yi, Postdoctoral fellow (also works with Falk Research Group)
    • Chang-Kyu Yoon, Ph.D. candidate
    • Fan Zhang, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Jonah Erlebacher

    Erlebacher Research Group Website

    Researchers
    • Ellen Benn, Ph.D. candidate
    • Bernard Gaskey, Ph.D. candidate
    • Ian McCue, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Michael Falk

    Researchers
    • Pengfei Guan, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Adam Hinkle, Ph.D. candidate (Website)
    • Yansha Jin, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Anindya Roy, Postdoctoral fellow (Website)
    • Darius Williams, Ph.D. candidate
    • Peng Yi, Postdoctoral fellow (also works with Cammarata Research Group)
  • PI: Margarita Herrera-Alonso

    Herrera-Alonso Research Group Website

    Researchers
    • Charles Hu, Ph.D. candidate (also works with Mao Research Group)
    • Yuxuan Huang, M.S.E. candidate
    • Hanying Luo, Ph.D. candidate
    • Luis Santos, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Suyang Wang, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Kalina Hristova

    Hristova Research Group Website

    Researchers
    • Fozia Ahmed, Ph.D. candidate
    • Qingqing (Jessica) Cao, M.S.E. candidate
    • Nuala Del Piccolo, Ph.D. candidate
    • Alexander Komin, Ph.D. candidate
    • Sarvenaz Sarabipour, Ph.D. candidate
    • Deo Singh, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Gregory Wiedman, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Todd C. Hufnagel

    Researchers
    • Caleb Hustedt, Ph.D. candidate
    • Felicitee Kertis, Ph.D. candidate
    • Paul Lambert, Ph.D. candidate
    • Mantong Zhao, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Howard Katz

    Researchers
    • Olivia Alley, Ph.D. candidate
    • Kalpana Besar, Ph.D. candidate
    • Jennifer Dailey, Ph.D. candidate
    • Xin Guo, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Weiguo Huang, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Robert Ireland, Ph.D. candidate
    • Yu Liu, Ph.D. candidate
    • Josue F. Martinez-Hardigree, Ph.D. candidate
    • Jasmine Sinha, Postdoctoral fellow
  • PI: En (Evan) Ma

    Researchers
    • Jun Ding, Ph.D. candidate
    • Qingjie Li, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Hai-Quan Mao

    Group Website

    Researchers
    • Brian Ginn, Ph.D. candidate
    • Charles Hu, Ph.D. candidate (also works with Herrera-Alonso Research Group)
    • Xuesong Jiang, Assistant Research Scientist
    • Xiaowei Li, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Nichole Lu, Ph.D. candidate
    • Shoumyo Majumdar, Ph.D. candidate
    • Russell Martin, Ph.D. candidate
    • Yong Ren, Assistant Research Scientist
    • Markus Tammia, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Tim Mueller

    Group Website

    Researchers
    • Andre Botelho, Postdoctoral fellow
    • Lynette Naler, M.S.E. candidate
    • Thomas Nilson, Ph.D. candidate
    • Pandu Wisesa, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Peter Searson

    Group Website

    Researchers
    • Max Bogorad, Ph.D. candidate
    • Charlene Dawidczyk, Ph.D. candidate
    • Jackson DeStefano, Ph.D. candidate
    • Erin Gallagher, Ph.D. candidate
    • Yu-Ja Huang, Ph.D. candidate
    • Chloe Kim, Ph.D. candidate
    • Moriah Knight, Ph.D. candidate
    • Amanda Levy, Ph.D. candidate
    • Jeaho Park, Ph.D. candidate
    • Adam Reinitz, M.S.E. candidate
    • Luisa Russell, Ph.D. candidate
    • Andrew Wong, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: James Spicer

    Researchers
    • Michael Brupbacher, Ph.D. candidate
    • Lauren Olasov, Ph.D. candidate
    • Fan Zeng, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Tim Weihs

    Group Website

    Researchers
    • Michael Grapes, Ph.D. candidate
    • Alex Kinsey, Ph.D. candidate
    • Nicholas Krywopusk, Ph.D. candidate
    • Kyle Overdeep, Ph.D. candidate
    • Kyle Slusarski, Ph.D. candidate
    • Adam Stover, Ph.D. candidate
    • Longyu Zhao, Ph.D. candidate
  • PI: Martin Ulmschneider

    Researchers
    • Charles Chen, Ph.D. candidate (Google Scholar)
    • Hayden Fennell, M.S.E. candidate
    • Evan Troendle, Ph.D. candidate
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