People

Current Group Members


Dr. Shiyue Fang, Professor


Mr. Alexander Apostle, Graduate Student

Ms. Komal Chillar, Graduate Student

Mr. Yipeng (Criss) Yin, Graduate Student

Ms. Adikari Mudiyanselage Dhananjani Nisansala Eriyagama, Graduate Student

Mr. Nathaniel Belnap, Graduate Student

Ms. Peshala Jayamaha Hitihamillage, Graduate Student


Ms. Abby Schwartz, Undergraduate Student, 10/2019 —, Mentor: Ph.D. student Ms. Dhananjani N. A. M. Eriyagama

Ms. Madeline Johnson, Undergraduate Student, 02/2021 —, Mentor: Ph.D. student Ms. Komal Chiller

Ms. Olivera Powder, Undergraduate Researcher, 05/2021 —, Mentor: Ph.D. students Mr. Alexander Apostle and Mr. Yipeng Yin

Mr. Lucas Prehoda, Undergraduate Student, 05/2021 — , Mentor: Ph.D. Student Ms. Dhananjani N. A. M. Eriyagama

Ms. Cassandra Troy, Undergraduate Researcher, Finlandia University, 2021 summer, Mentor: Ph.D. student Mr. Yipeng Yin

Mr. David Hutchings, Undergraduate Researcher, 09/2021 — , Mentor: Ph.D. Student Ms. Komal Chillar

Group Alumni


Dr. Bhaskar Halami, Ph.D. July 2019

Dr. Shahien (Shawn) Shahsavari, Ph.D. June 2019

Dr. Ashok Khanal, Ph.D. May 2018

Dr. Durga Pokharel, Ph.D. 2014

Dr. Suntara (Boat) Fueangfung, Ph.D. 2014

Dr. Xi Lin (Sissi), Ph.D. 2013

Dr. Xiang Zhang, Ph.D. 2011

Dr. Muralidhara Thimmaiah, Ph.D. 2008


Mr. Logan Mikesell, M.S. 2021


Dr. Jinsen Chen, Postdoc Researcher, 2015-2016

Dr. Durga Pokharel, Postdoc Researcher, 2015-2015

Dr. Mingcui Zhang, Post Doctoral Researcher, 2011-2013

Dr. Bin Cao, Post Doctoral Researcher, 2012-2014

Dr. Wenpeng Mai, Postdoctoral Researcher, 2008-2009


Mr. Liam Haggerty, Undergraduate Student, 09/2018 — 2021, Mentor: Ph.D. student Mr. Bhaskar Halami

Mr. Brett Otto, Undergraduate Student, 05/2019 — 12/2020, B.S. December 2020, Mentor: Ph.D. students Mr. Bhaskar Halami and Ms. Dhananjani N. A. M. Eriyagama

Mr. Owen Deming, Undergraduate Student, 01/2019 — 2020, Mentor: Ph.D. students Mr. Bhaskar Halami and Ms. Dhananjani N. A. M. Eriyagama

Mr. Mark Franchi, Undergraduate Student, 05/2019 — 2020, Mentor: Ph.D. students Mr. Bhaskar Halami and Ms. Dhananjani N. A. M. Eriyagama

Mr. Satyen Dhamankar, Undergraduate Student, 10/2017 — 2019, B.S. May 2020, Mentor: Ph.D. Students Ms. Adikari Mudiyanselage Dhananjani Nisansala Eriyagama, Mr. Bhaskar Halami and Mr. Ashok Khanal

Mr. Colton Monroe, Undergraduate Student, 09/2018 — 2019, Mentor: Ph.D. student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Justin Mitchell, Undergraduate Student, 03/2018 — 2019, Mentor: Ph.D. student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Lucas Prehoda, Undergraduate Student, 01/2017 — 2019, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Bhaskar Halami

Mr. Zachary Smith, Undergraduate Student, 03/2017 — 2019, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Bhaskar Halami

Ms. Savannah Joslin, Undergraduate Student, 10/2017 — 05/2019, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Chase McNamara, Undergraduate Student, 01/2017 — 05/2018, B.S. May 2018, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Zachary Nelson, Undergraduate Student, 08/2016 — 05/2018, B.S. May 2018, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Bhaskar Halami

Mr. James Goodings, Undergraduate Student, 01/2016 — 05/2018, B.S. May 2018, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Travis Wigstrom, Undergraduate Student, 05/2015 — 05/2018, B.S. May 2018, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Ms. Emily Bromley, Undergraduate Student, 01/2017 — 2017, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Mark Sylvester, Undergraduate Student, 01/2017 — 2017, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Christopher Sedenquist, Undergraduate Student, 08/2016 — 2017, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Alexander Gauronskas, Undergraduate Student, 10/2015 — 2017, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Shahien Shahsavari

Mr. Patrick Kidwell, Undergraduate Student, 12/2015 — 05/2017, B.S. May 2017, Mentor: Ph.D. Student Mr. Ashok Khanal

Mr. Nicholas Carlson, Undergraduate Student, Mentor: Postdoc Dr. Jinsen Chen

Ms. Lucia Li, Undergraduate Student

Ms. Anna-Catharina Wilhelm, Undergraduate Student, B.S. December 2016

Ms. Ashley Schuman, Undergraduate Student, B.S. 2016, Mentor: Ph.D. student Mr. Ashok Khanal

Mr. Sean LeRolland-Wagner, B.S. 2015

Mr. Nathanael Green, B.S. 2014

Mr. John Hausman, B.S. 2013

Mr. Chris Thomas. B.S. 2013

Mr. Matt Strong, Undergraduate student, Finlandia University, 2013 summer

Ms. Chinyelu Umeokolo, Undergraduate student, Wayne County Community College, 2013 summer

Ms. Kaitlin Codere-Lanouette, Undergraduate student, Finlandia University, 2012 summer

Mr. Travis Olds, B.S. 2012

Mr. Matthew Schultz, B.S. 2011

Mr. Brock Jackman, B.S. 2010

Ms. Brigitte Koerner, B.S. 2010

Ms. Kyrie Pappas, B.S. 2010

Mr. Tyler Soenen, B.S. 2009

Ms. Wei Tang, B.S. 2008

Mr. Garrett Gibbons, B.S. 2008