Sottos Group Alumni

Graduation Year Student (department) Currently Degree
1991 David L. Hiemstra (TAM) at Prince Inc., Holland, MI M.S.
1992 Li Li (TAM) at Cisco Systems, Inc. San Jose, CA M.S./Ph.D.
1995 George Lee Kline (MIE) at Veech and Black in Michigan M.S.
1995 Li Li (TAM) at Cisco Systems, Inc. San Jose, CA M.S.
1997 Eugene A. Stout (TAM) a Program Manager at Intel in Chandler, Arizona M.S.
1997 Vernon T. Bechel (TAM) at Wright Patterson Air Force Materials Lab, Dayton OH Ph.D.
1997 Krishna D. Jonnalagadda (TAM) at Motorola Labs, Schaumburg, IL Ph.D.
1998 Daniel Jung at Boeing in Seattle, WA M.S.
1999 Jennifer A. Hommema (TAM) at Sunstrand in Rockford, IL M.S.
1999 Amanda K. Davis (TAM) at Orbital Sciences Corporation M.S.
2000 Pranav Shrotriya (TAM)

Virgina and William Binger Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Iowa State University

Ph.D.
2001

Lei Lian (TAM)

at Applied Materials, Santa Clara, CA Ph.D.
2002 Jamie Kimberley (TAM) a Post-doc in Mechanical Engineering at Johns Hopkins Univeristy M.S.
2002 Junlan Wang (TAM) an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington Ph.D.
2003

Eric N. Brown (TAM)

at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Materials Science and Technology Ph.D.
2003-2005 Alan S. Jones an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis Post-Doc
2005-2006 Joe Rule 3M Corp. Post-Doc
2005-2006 Byron McCaughey Assistant Professor at Illinois Weslyan Post-Doc
2004-2008 Magnus Andersson Senior Development Scientist, Autonomic Materials, Inc. Post-Doc
2007 Brian Varcoe at Caterpillar M.S.
2007

Michael W. Keller (TAM)

an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tulsa Ph.D.
2007

Kathleen S. Toohey (TAM)

a post-doc in Bioengineering at the University of Illinois working with hydrogels with applications as phantoms for bioimaging and scaffolds for cell growth and tissue engineering. Ph.D.
2006-2008 Rajesh Kitey Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Penn State University, DuBois campus Post-Doc
2006-2008 Jinglei Yang Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University Post-Doc
2008 Thomas Berfield (TAM) an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Louisville in Louisville, KY Ph.D.
2008 Soma Kandula (AE) at Intel in Chandler, AZ. Ph.D.
2008 Joel Krehbiel a Ph.D. student in Mechanical Science and Engineering at Unviersity of Illinois M.S.
2010 Phuong Tran Post-doc Northwestern Univ. Ph.D.
2010 Benjamin Blaiszik Argonne National Laboratory Ph.D.
2011 Jericho Moll a scientist at École Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland Ph.D.
2011 David McIlroy at Ticona Manufacturing in Florence, KY Ph. D.
2011 Andrew Hamilton a post-doc in Production and Mechanical Engineering at Aalborg University in Aalborg, Denmark

Ph.D.

2012 Cassandra Kingsbury

Asst. Professor, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, SD

Ph.D.
2013 Brett Beiermann 3M, Minneapolis, MN Ph.D.
2014 Martha Grady a post-doc at Penn Ph.D.
2014 Jason Patrick Postdoctoral Fellow at Beckman Institute, Urbana, IL          Ph.D.
2015 Sen Kang Dow, Boston MA Ph.D.
2015 Elizabeth Jones Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, NM Ph.D.
2015 Brett Krull 3M, Minneapolis, MN Ph.D.
2015 Christopher Matthews TPI Composites, Warren, RI M.S.
2015 Anthony Griffin Ph.D. Student, University of Illinois M.S.
2015 Ariel Wilhelmsen Boeing, CA M.S.

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