Alumni

Sarine Babikian

Sarine Babikian

PhD 2017

 

Thesis: Coordination in multi-muscle systems: from control theory to cortex

Co-advised with Prof. Jason Kutch of  Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy.

Yangyang Huang

Yangyang Huang

PhD 2017

 

Thesis: Analyzing the aerodynamics and stability of lambda-flyers in oscillatory flows

Alan Cheng Hou Tsang

Alan Cheng Hou Tsang

PhD 2016

 

Thesis:

Transitions in the Collective Behavior of Microswimmers Conned to Microfluidic Chips

 

First job after my group: post-doctoral scholar in the group Reidel-Kruse at Stanford University.

Yang Ding

Yang Ding

Post-doc 2013-2014

 

Project: Transport and mixing by ciliated epithelia

 

First job after my group: Research Assistant Professor, Beijing Computational Science Research Center. Check out Yang’s website

Andrew Tchieu

Andrew Tchieu

Post-doc 2010-2011
 
Project: Finite-dipole dynamical system
 
First job after my group: post-doc in the group of Petros Koumoutsakos at ETH Zürich.

Babak Ghaemi Oskouei

Babak Ghaemi Oskouei

PhD 2011
 
Thesis:
Body-Vortex Dynamics: Application to Aquatic Locomotion
 
First job after my group: Applications and Design Engineer at Delta Tau Data Systems, Inc..

Tingben Xiao

Tingben Xiao

Masters 2017

 

Project: Water entry of two-dimensional wedges

Elaine Wu

Elaine Wu

Masters 2017

 

Project: From local probing to global wake information

Min Zheng

Min Zheng

Undergraduate student

 

Project: Passive flight of elastic bodies

 

Min is the recipient of a 2015/2016 WiSE Undergraduate Research Experience Award. Congratulations Min!

Luke Heisinger

Luke Heisinger

Undergraduate student

 

Project: Interplay of physics and mechanics in falling discs

Scott Shambaugh

Scott Shambaugh

Undergraduate student

 

Project: Coins falling in fluids

Alison Bartkowski

Alison Bartkowski

High-school student

 

Project: coins falling in water