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. 
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Rice University.

Awards
2016 National Science Foundation CAREER Award
2016 IIE UPS Minority Advancement Award
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


Email: ude.ttip@75wab
Tongchuan
                  Gao

Tongchuan Gao

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

Interests
silver nanowires, carbon nanotubes

Email: ude.ttip@8got
Imrul Kayes

Imrul Kayes

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

Interests
silicon nanowires

Email: moc.oohay@64lurmi
Lincoln Walton

Lincoln Walton

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

Interests
silicon thin films

Email: ude.ttip@93wjl
Mohamed Kashkoush

Mohamed Kashkoush

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering. 2017

Interests
black silicon

Email: ude.ttip@082kam
Thomas Werkmeister

Thomas Werkmeister

Education
B.S. in Engineering Science. 2017

Interests
dichalcoghenides

Email: ude.ttip@05wrt
Sean McCarthy

Sean McCarthy

Education
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. 2017

Interests
carbon nanotubes

Email: ude.ttip@67mts

Alumni

Miriam Rathbun

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

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

Now at University of Pittsburgh Ph.D. Program.

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

Donald Voland

Now at University of Pittsburgh Ph.D. Program.

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

Brendan O'Brien

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

Dalton Hale

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

Rodney Kizito

Now at University of Arkansas PhD Program.

B.S. in Industrial Engineering, 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

Now at Schlumberger.

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 Carnegie Mellon Business School MBA program.

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) Graupman

Now at LMI.

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