Faculty & Cluster Fellows
Cluster Fellows

The following is a list of our current cluster fellow and includes their major, principle adviser and co-adviser, and research topic.

2016-2017

Chuan Liu, MSE
Principle Adviser: Greg Olson (MSE)
Co-Adviser: Wing Kam Liu (ME)
Research topic: Fatigue-resistant shape memory alloys for biomedical applications

Cheng Yu, ME
Principle Adviser: Wing Kam Liu (ME)
Co-Adviser: Greg Olson (MSE)
Research topic: Ultra-high cycle fatigue modeling of Additive Manufacturing

Jonathan Pfluger, MSE
Principle Adviser: Chris Wolverton (MSE)
Co-Adviser: Mercouri Kanatzidis (Chemistry)/Vinayak Dravid (MSE)
Research topic: Design of multi-phase thermoelectric materials using density functional calculations

Reese Thaddleus, MSE
Principle Adviser: Teri Odom (MSE)
Co-Adviser: Wei Chen (ME)
Research topic: Optimal Design of Plasmonic Metasurfaces

Tucker Kearney, ME
Principle Adviser: Wei Chen (ME)
Co-Adviser: Teri Odom (MSE)
Research topic: Optimal Design of Plasmonic Metasurfaces

Ben Sonin, ME
Principle Adviser: Greg Wagner (ME)
Co-Adviser: Aaron Packman (CEE)
Research topic: CFD predictive modeling of solute transport in environmental flows

Mojtaba Mozaffar, ME
Principle Adviser: Jian Cao (ME)
Co-Adviser: Kori Ehmann (ME)
Research topic: Integrated simulation and process control for distributed manufacturing

Jiaying Gao, ME
Principle Adviser: Wing Kam Liu (ME)
Co-Adviser: Jian Cao (ME)
Research topic: Integrated simulation and process control for distributed manufacturing

Arindam Paul, EECS
Principle Adviser: Ankit Argrawal (EECS)
Co-Adviser: Jian Cao (ME)
Research topic: Machine learning, data mining for material applications

Wei Zhao, ME
Principle Adviser: Jian Cao (ME)
Co-Adviser: Wei Chen (ME)
Research topic: Simulation of preforming process of composite material