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Dr Andrew R Akbashev
PhD in Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University
BS and MS in Materials Science, Moscow State University
Presently a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford

Dustin Andersen
NSF REU participant from Rowan University
PhD student in MSE at RPI

Dominic Bruzzese
Plant Manager with Praxair, Bethlehem PA
Mechanical Engineer, Applied Energy Systems, Inc., Malvern PA

Jonadan Burger

Dr Linyou Cao
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University

Dr Guannan Chen
Staff Scientist, Applied Materials, CA
Sr. Process Integration Engineer, Omnivision Technologies, Inc., Santa Clara CA

James Coffey, BS in MSE
Development Engineer, Arkema, PA

Michael Coster, BS/MS in MSE
Manager, Failure Analysis Engineer, Global Foundries, Burlington VT

Robert Crow, BSEE in EE
Hardware Validation Engineering Manager, Apple, Cupertino CA

Kevin Distelhurst, BS/MS in EE
Failure Analysis Engineer, Global Foundries, Burlington VT

Dr Matthias Falmbigl
Staff Scientist, Veeco Inc. NY

Dr Eric M Gallo
PhD, Electrical Engineering, Drexel University
Presently a Process Engineer, Creative Microsystems, Waitsfield, VT
Adjunct faculty of American Military University

Dr Bora Garipcan
Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

Dr Richard M Grote
PhD in EE, Columbia Univ, Osgood Group
Postdoctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania

Dr Christopher Hawley
BA in Physics, Lawrence University
PhD in Materials Science & Engineering
Visiting Professor of Physics, Lawrence University
Fall 2018: Assistant Professor of Physics, Lafayette College

Gabrielle Housel
BS/MS in Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University
MS, Politecnica di Milano, EAGLES Program Participant
Business Technology Analyst, Deloitte Consulting

Dr Mohammad A Islam
Former Postdoctoral Fellow, Drexel University
Assistant Professor of Physics
State University of New York, Oswego

Dr Stephanie H Johnson
Now an application scientist for Geotech/Croda Inc.
Visiting Scholar, Dept of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, George Washington University
Postdoctoral Fellow, US Department of Energy – EERE
Project Manager, Appliance Standards Building Technologies Office U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Rahul S Joseph
Sales Engineer, Markem-Imaje, Ontario, Canada

Shannon Kurtas
BS/MS in EE (with B Taskin)
MS, Computational Finance, CMU
Associate, Interest Rate Options Trading, Deutsche Bank, London

Lemoda (“Lee”) Laim
BS/MS in Materials
Semiconductor Yield Engineer, Micron Technologies, Boise, ID

Dr Oren D Leaffer
PhD, Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University
Engineer at Pure Storage, Mountain View CA

Dr Terrence McGuckin
PhD, Materials Science and Engineering
BS in Electrical Engineering, Drexel University
Founder and CEO, ephemeron labs, Philadelphia PA

Bill Nguyen
BS/MS in Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University
MS, Politecnica di Milano, EAGLES Program Participant
Design Engineer, Pratt & Whitney, East Hartford CT

Dr Stephen S Nonnenmann
Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Brittany Pattinson
BS/MS Materials Science & Engineering;
MS, Politecnica di Milano, EAGLES Program Participant.
Manager of Materials Manufacturer, TruTag Technologies, Kapolei, HI

Dr J Archibald Peters, former postdoctoral researcher
Research Scientist, Department of MSE, Northwestern University
Assistant Professor of Physics & Engineering Physics, Chicago State University

Dr Adrian Podpirka
DoE EERE SunShot Postdoctoral Fellow at Drexel
PhD, Materials Science, Harvard University
NRC Postdoctoral Fellowship, NRL

Dr Alessia Polemi
Research Professor
Dr. Ing Degree in Telecommunications Engineering
PhD in Information Engineering- Electromagnetic Fields
University of Siena, Italy
Dr Polemi’s webpage

Andrew Ross
NSF REU participant from Swarthmore
Software Engineer, Vermonster LLC, Boston

Kevin Siegl
NSF REU participant from NCSU
Currently a PhD student in physics at Notre Dame

Dr Gregory R Soja, former postdoctoral researcher
Now an assistant professor in chemistry at D’Youville College, Buffalo NY

Dr Cristian Staii, former postdoctoral researcher
Associate Professor of Physics, Tufts University, Medford MA

Dr Maria Torres, former postdoctoral researcher

Geoffrey Xiao
currently a student at Columbia Law School

Dr Feng Yan, former postdoctoral researcher
Development Engineer, First Solar, OH
Assistant Professor, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, University of Alabama

Anita Zarksa
MS in Biological Sciences, UCSD
Now a tutor for A-List UK