PEOPLE

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

Nguyen_cropped1Thao D. (Vicky) Nguyen
Professor
The Marlin U. Zimmerman Faculty Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
125 Latrobe Hall
3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: (410) 516-4538
Fax: (410) 516-7254
[email protected]
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CURRENT LAB MEMBERS

Postdoctoral Fellows

Arina Korneva (8/2018-Present)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Glaucoma Center of Excellence
Wilmer Eye Institute
Johns Hopkins Medical School
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Remodeling of Ocular tissues in glaucoma

 


Brandon Zimmerman (8/2020-Present)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Glaucoma Center of Excellence
Wilmer Eye Institute
Johns Hopkins Medical School
[email protected]
Remodeling of Ocular tissues in glaucoma

Jared van Blitterswyck (8/2018-Present)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Materials Measurement Science Division;
Materials Measurement Laboratory
[email protected]
Micromechanics of polymer composites and liquid crystal elastomers (LCEs)

Graduate Students

Kalyn Younger (9/2020-present)
Ph.D. Student
[email protected]
Collagen growth and remodeling

 

 


Bibekananda Datta (9/2018present)
Ph.D. Student
[email protected]
Thermomechanics of hydrogels;
Soft robotics


Beijun Shen (9/2019-present)
Ph.D. Student
[email protected]
Liquid crystal elastomers

 

 

Cameron Czerpak (9/2018present)
Ph.D. Student
216 Latrobe Hall
Phone: (410) 516-5558
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Biomechanics of the optic nerve head

 

imagefetcher-aspxTracy Ling (9/2016-present)
Ph.D. Student
216A Latrobe Hall
Phone: (410) 516-5558
[email protected]
Biomechanics of the human sclera

Zheliang Wang (9/2016-present)
Ph.D. Student
216 Latrobe Hall
Phone: (410) 516-5558
[email protected]
NEQ behavior of polymers, modeling of FDM process for 3D printing of thermoplastics

Yupin Shi
Masters Student
[email protected]
Mechanics of Hydrogels for Soft Robotics

 

ALUMNI

Postdoctoral Fellows

Tracy Liu (2/2017-Present)
Research Scientist
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Shanghai, China

 

Hai Dong (10/2016-12/2017)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Georgia Tech
[email protected]

 

Zheng Jia (1/2017-12/2017)
Hundred-Talents-Program Professor
Yuquan Campus,
Zhejiang University
​Hangzhou, China, 310058
Email: [email protected]

 

Bahram Notghi (12/2014 – 5/2016)
Medtronic
Northridge, Ca

 

 

Aurelie Azougazoug_002 (1/2014 – 1/2016)
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Oklahoma State University
405-744-8903
[email protected]


bentil-smallSarah Bentil
(11/2013-11/2014)
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
2104 Black Engineering
Ames, IA 50011
515-294-8528
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Caroline Forsell (9/2013-4/2014)
Lecturer
KTH Royal Institute of Technology,
Stockholm, Sweden
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Rajneesh Bhardwaj (9/2011-9/2012)shapeimage_2
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Powai, Mumbai 400076 India
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Kristin M. Myers (3/2008-5/2009)faculty
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Columbia University
220 S. W. Mudd MC 4703
Phone: (212) 854-2957
[email protected]

Ph.D. Students

Jiayu Liu (9/2015-present)
Beckton Dickinson and Company
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417

 

 

UntitledMichelle Chen (9/2014-2/2019)
Exponent
Engineering and Scientific Consulting
Boston, MA, USA

 

 

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Dan Midgett (9/2012 – 6/2018)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Yale University
Biomedical Engineering Department

 

Jingkai Guo (9/2012 – 7/2018)

 

 

 

 

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Barbara Murienne (9/2011 – 3/2016)

Research Scientist
Veldana Medical
Morges, Switzerland

 

Rui Xiao (9/2009 – 02/2015)shapeimage_3
Hundred-Talents-Program Professor
Yuquan Campus,
Zhejiang University
​Hangzhou, China, 310058

 

Theresa K. Tonge (9/2009 – 10/2014)shapeimage_1
Research Scientist
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
Elkton, MD, USA

 

 

Baptiste Coudrillier (1/2008 – 6/2013)Untitled
Exponent
Engineering and Scientific Consulting
Menlo Park, CA, USA

 

 

Masters Students

Cristina Martin Linares (9/2017-1/2020)
Ph.D. Student
JHU

James Teasley (9/2014-5/2015)
Ford Motor Company

Kimberly Ziegler (9/2010 – 5/2013)
Army Research Lab
Aberdeen, MD

Stephen Alexander (9/2011 – 9/2012)
Army Research Lab
Aberdeen, MD

Jin Choi (1/2010-10/2011)
Design Engineering
Masimo Medical

Xiang Chen (9/2008-6/2010)
Engineer
Vehicle Structure – Automotive Safety
Honda R&D Americas, Inc.

Visiting Student (6/2018-12/2018)

Pei Geng  (11/2018-11/2019)
Beihang University
School of Aeronautic Science & Engineering

Xuanchen Tian (7/2019-9/2019)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Beijing Institute of Technology
China

Timothy Tan (8/2018-1/2019)
Department of Materials Science
Nanyang Technical University
Singapore

Ran Shi (12/2016-12/2017)
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Beijing Institute of Technology
Beijing, China
[email protected]