Alumni

 

Visiting Professors

Susan Odom
Years in group: 2018
Currently an Associate Professor, University of Kentucky

Visiting Scholars

Dr. Matteo Gigli
Years in group: 2017-2018
Currently a Researcher, Ca' Foscari University of Venice
 

Postdoctoral Associates

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Yasser Ashraf Gandomi

Years in group: 2018-2020
Currently an Energy Storage Scientist, XL Batteries
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Amira Alazmi

Years in group: 2019-2020
Currently an Assistant Professor of Chemical Science and Dean for Academic Affairs at University Colleges at Nairiyah, University of Hafr Al Batin
Antoni Forner Cuenca
Years in group: 2017-2018
Currently an Assistant Professor, Eindhoven University of Technology
Research website
Sujat Sen
Years in group: 2016-2018
Currently an Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
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Chaerin Kim
Years in group: 2015-2017
Currently a Research Scientist, International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research
Liang Su
Years in group: 2013-2017
Currently a Research Scientist, Form Energy, Inc.

Emily Carino
Years in group: 2013-2016
Currently a Materials Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory

Kyler Carroll
Years in group: 2013-2015
Currently a Battery Cell Engineer, Rivian

Apurba Sakti
Years in group: 2014-2016
Currently a Research Scientist, MIT Energy Initiative

Graduate Students

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McLain Leonard

Years in group: 2016-2021
Currently an Electrochemical Engineer, PARC

 

Thesis: Engineering Gas Diffusion Electrodes for Electrochemical Carbon Dioxide Upgrading

Michael Orella

Years in group: 2015-2020
Currently an Associate, Exponent

 

Thesis: Models Across Multiple Length Scales to Advance Biomass Upgrading

 

Jeff Kowalski

Years in group: 2014-2019
Currently a Senior Battery Scientist, Titan AES

 

Thesis: Evaluation of Redox Active Organic Molecules for Use in Nonaqueous Flow Batteries

 

John Barton

Years in group: 2014-2019
Currently a Senior Engineer, Dow Chemical

 

Thesis: Analysis of Electrochemical and Transport Properties in Redox Flow Batteries

 

Steven Brown

Years in group: 2014-2018
Currently a Development Specialist, Linde plc

 

Thesis: Catalysis and Reaction Engineering for the Electrochemical Conversion of CO2 to CO

 

Tom Carney

Years in group: 2015-2018
Currently a Product Manager, CAMX Power

 

Thesis: Convection Enhanced Electrochemical Energy Storage

 

Jarrod Milshtein

Years in group: 2014-2017
Currently a Manager of Reactor Development, Form Energy, Inc.
Thesis: Electrochemical engineering of low-cost and high-power redox flow batteries

Miao Wang

Years in group: 2015-2017
Currently a Graduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering

Dafu Zhang

Years in group: 2013-2014
Currently a Quantitative Analyst in Singapore

Visiting Students

Anne Niederdraenk
Years in group: 2019
Currently a Graduate Student, Technical University of Munich
Matthias Kornherr 
Years in group: 2018
Last Known: Graduate Student, Technical University of Munich

Cedrik Wiberg

Years in group: 2017
Currently the CEO of Rivus Batteries
Vincent Dieterich
Years in group: 2016
Currently a Research Assistant, Technical University of Munich
Thomas Burger
Years in group: 2014-2015
Currently a Catalyst Developer for fuel cells, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies

Lukas Langenegger

Years in group: 2014
Currently the CEO of hemotune

Undergraduates

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Aba Kpeglo

MIT UROP (2019-2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2021)
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Nicole Munne

MIT UROP (2019-2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2022)
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Jude Bonesteel

MIT UROP (2019-2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2022)
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Tomás Herrera

MIT UROP (2019-2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2022)
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Destinee Hung

MIT UROP (2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2022)
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Hong Nguyen

MIT UROP (2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2023)
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Nicole Jacobsen

MIT UROP (2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2023)
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Nick Aiello

MIT UROP (2019-2020)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2022)

Jesse Hinricher

MIT UROP (2017-2019)
Currently a Graduate Student, MIT, Materials Science and Engineering

Madeline Bundy

MIT UROP (2018-2019)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2021)

Will Exson

MIT UROP (2019)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering (Class of 2022)
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James Obute

MIT Summer Research Program Participant (2019)
Currently a Graduate Student, University of Texas at Austin, Chemical Engineering

Nathan Ewell

MIT MRL REU Participant (2019)
Currently a Graduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering

Katherine E. Stoll

MIT UROP (2018-2019)
Currently a Graduate Student, MIT, Materials Science and Engineering

Grace C. Moore

Summer Research Intern (2018)
Last Known: Undergraduate Student, MIT, Materials Science and Engineering (Class of 2020)

Julianna La Lane Machado

MRL/MRSEC Summer Researcher (2018)
Last Known: Undergraduate Student at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaüez, Mechanical Engineering (Class of 2020)

Zhirong (Justin) Fan

MRL/MRSEC Summer Researcher (2018)
Currently an Automation Engineer, NeoMatrix, Inc.
 

Yung Wei (Jessie) Hsiao

MIT UROP (2015-2018)
Currently a Graduate Student, University of Delaware

Emily Penn

MIT UROP (2017-2018)
Currently a Graduate Student, Stanford University

Alexandra Oliveira

MPC/CMSE Summer Scholar (2017)
Currently a Graduate Student, University of Delaware, Chemical Engineering

Andres Badel

MIT UROP (2014-2017)
Currently a Graduate Student, MIT, Materials Science and Engineering

Changsu Cao

Visiting Undergraduate Student (2016)
Currently a Graduate Student, Tsinghua University, Computational and Theoretical Chemistry

Jeremiah Collins

MIT UROP (2015-2016)
Currently a J.D. Candidate, NYU School of Law

Barbara Lima

MIT UROP (2015-2016)
Currently a Quality Engineer, Schlumberger

Daniel Newman

MIT UROP (2015-2016)
Currently a Consultant, Galt & Company

Steven Chavez

MSRP Summer Student (2014)
Currently a Graduate Student, University of Michigan

Stephen Gaffley

MIT UROP (2015-2016)
Last Known: Mechanical Engineer, Contour Crafting Corporation

Catherine Groschner

MPC-CMSE Summer Student (2014)
Currently a Graduate Student, University of California, Berkeley, Materials Science and Engineering

Catherine Liou

MIT UROP (2013-2015)
Last Known: Graduate Student, MIT, M.S. Chemical Engineering Practice

Jaime Rodriguez

MSRP Summer Student (2015)
Currently a Graduate Student, University of Washington

Raja Selvakumar

MIT UROP (2013-2014)
Currently a Data Scientist, AspenTech

Tamanna Urmi

MIT UROP (2015)
Currently a Fraud Analyst, Gojek

 

Lynn Yu

MIT UROP (2014-2015)
Last Known: Undergraduate Student, MIT, Mechanical Engineering

 

Jonathan Fakkema

MIT UROP (2016)
Currently a Reliability Test Engineer, Daimler Trucks North America

Alain Hyacinthe

MIT UROP (2016)
Currently a Senior Strategy Analyst, Accenture

Kevin Tenny

MSRP Summer Student (2016)
Currently a Graduate Student, MIT, Chemical Engineering

Victoria Yao

MRL/MRSEC Summer Researcher (2016)
Currently an Application Engineer, ExxonMobil

Kiera Gavin

MIT UROP (2017)
Currently a Technical Project Analyst, Dimagi

 

Alison Heuser

MIT UROP (2013)
Currently a Product Manager, Wayfair

 

Meghan Kenny

MIT UROP (2013)
Currently a Consultant, Bain & Company

 

David Silverstein

MIT UROP (2018)
Currently a Process Design Engineer, ExxonMobil

Geneva Casalegno

MIT UROP (2018)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Mechanical Engineering (Class of 2021)

Habeeb Salau

MIT UROP (2018)
Currently an Undergraduate Student, MIT, Computation and Cognition (Class of 2022)