University of Pittsburgh

Principal Investigator

PaulLeu

Paul W. Leu

Education
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University. 2008
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University.  2004
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Rice University. 2002

Awards
2012 Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award
2012 Pitt Innovation in Education Award
2006 Harvey Fellow
2002 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Office: Benedum 1035
Phone: (412) 624-9834
Email: ude.ttip@uelp

Students


Baomin Picture

Baomin Wang

Education
B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University. 2010

Interests
silicon nanostructures for photovoltaics


Office: Benedum 1077A
Phone: (412) 980-9881
Email: ude.ttip@75wab
Tongchuan
                  Gao

Tongchuan Gao

Education
B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University. 2011

Interests
silver nanowires, carbon nanotubes

Office: Benedum 1077A
Phone: (412) 944-5878
Email: ude.ttip@8got
Imrul Kayes

Imrul Kayes

Education
B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. 2011

Interests
silicon nanowires

Office: Benedum 1077A
Email: moc.oohay@64lurmi
Rodney Picture

Rodney Kizito

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2014

Interests
renewable energy

Office: Benedum 1135
Email: ude.ttip@65kmr
Brendan
                  O'Brien

Brendan O'Brien

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2014

Interests
renewable energy

Office: Benedum 1077A
Email: ude.ttip@71ojb
Miriam Rathbun

Miriam Rathbun

Education
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2016

Interests
renewable energy

Office: Benedum 1077A
Email: ude.ttip@902ram
Donnie Voland

Donald Voland

Education
B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2016

Interests
carbon nanotubes

Office: Benedum
Email: ude.ttip@3vkd
Lincoln Walton

Lincoln Walton

Education
B.S. in Engineering Science, University of Pittsburgh. 2016

Interests
silicon thin films

Office: Benedum
Email: ude.ttip@93wjl
Dalton Hale

Dalton Hale

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2015

Interests
silicon

Office: Benedum
Email: ude.ttip@95hed

Alumni

Erica Stevens (co-advised with Jung-kun Lee)

B.S. in Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh. 2015

Arpit Ajmanji

Now at JP Morgan Chase.

M.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2014
M.Sc.(Honors) in Mathematics, Birla Institute of Technology and Science - Pilani. 2010
B.S.(Honors) in Mechanical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology and Science - Pilani. 2010

Cheng Du

M.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2014
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan--Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute. 2012

Ibrahim Chebib

Now at GE Energy.

B.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2013

Jesse Randall (co-advised with Jung-kun Lee)

B.S. in Engineering Physics, University of Pittsburgh. 2013

Peter Brendel

B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2013

Ryan Hays

Now at PNC.
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2012

Nithin Krishna

Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering, SRM University. 2012
Masters in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2013

Rebecca Terry

B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2011