Group

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Staff

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The Team

Jordan Kennedy

Jordan Kennedy

Graduate Student

Using beaver dams as her model structure, Jordan hopes to elucidate how poor materials can be implemented for a mechanically robust …

Franklin Li

Franklin Li

Undergraduate

Franklin is an undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering, studying the dynamics of paper crumpling.

Alexandre Ponomarenko

Alexandre Ponomarenko

Post-Doc

Pono is a MRSEC postdoctoral fellow interested in fluid mechanics in a natural porous network: plants.

Dana Vladescu

Dana Vladescu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dana is a postdoctoral fellow who studies biological systems using concepts and tools borrowed from physics.

Kausalya Mahadevan

Kausalya Mahadevan

Kausalya is an undergrad studying Applied Math and is currently working on a project growing and modeling underwater ice stalactites …