Alumni

I am always happy to hear updates from alumni of the group at sphil@mse.ufl.edu

 

Current Locations of Former Group Members

Click here for map of last known locations of alumni

Research Scientists

  • Prof. Aleksandr Chernatynskiy (2008 – 2015) –  Assistant Professor of Physics, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla MO.
  • Dr. Tao Liang (2006 – 2015) – Research Scientist, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

Postdocs

  • Prof. Alan McGaughey (2004- 2005) – Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Dr. Jianguo Yu  (2004 – 2007)– Staff Scientist, Idaho National Laboratory (Idaho National Lab)
  • Dr. Boris Ni (2006 – 2008) – Instructor in Mathematics, Santa Fe College, Gainesville FL
  • Dr. Dundar Yilmaz (2011- 2013) – Postdoc, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

PhD Students

MS Students

  • Michael Emokpae (2007)– Operations Analyst, RTI Surgical, Gainesville FL
  • Brent Steele. M.S. (2008)
  • Kun-Ta Tsai, M. S. (2010)  – Industry, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • Guojing Hou, M. S. (2011)

Undergraduates

  • Jacob Piper, B. S. 2008
  • Brian Babcox, B. S. 2010 – PhD student, Penn State U.
  • Dr. Sydney Gladman, B. S. 2010 – PhD, Harvard 2016
  • Dr. David Kolesky, B. S. 2010 – PhD, Harvard 2016
  • Dr. Anesia Auguste (nee Burns), B. S. 2010 – PhD, U. Mass Amherst 2016: NRC Postdoctoral Fellow, AFRL
  • Jon Liddy, B. S. 2011 (M. S. 2013) – Development Engineer at Pall Aeropower Corporation (Linkedin)
  • Danielle Holton, B. S. 2011
  • Charles Flint, B. S. 2011 – PhD student, Stanford
  • Thomas Rudzik, B. S. 2012 – PhD student, Georgia Tech
  • Ben DeGlee, B. S.  2012 – PhD student, Georgia Tech
  • Darnel Allen, B. S. 2015

Visitors

  • Prof. Man ‘Marina’ Yao (2005 – 2008) – Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, China (http://cailiao.dlut.edu.cn/yaoman/manyao.html)
  • Prof. Ying Chen (2010)– School of Science, Shandong Jianzhu University, Jinan, Shandong, China
  • Prof.Lili Wu (2015-2016) –  College of Xingzhi, Zhejiang Normal University China; Key  Laboratory of Zhejiang Province for Condensed Physics, China
  • Prof. Li Peng ‘Penny’ (2016-2017)  – Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

High School Students

  • Lauren Mackiewicz (2008)
  • John Phillpot (2008) – Site Reliability Engineer, Google, Kirkland WA