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 IISE 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


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
Ziyu Zhou

Ziyu Zhou

Education
M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University. 2015
B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Science. 2013

Interests
silicon structures

Email: ude.ttip@uohz.uyiz
Bradley Pafchek

Bradley Pafchek

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

Interests
silicon solar cells

Email: ude.ttip@32pdb
Mohamed Kashkoush

Mohamed Kashkoush

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering. 2017

Interests
black silicon

Email: ude.ttip@082kam
Sean McCarthy

Sean McCarthy

Education
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. 2017

Interests
carbon nanotubes

Email: ude.ttip@67mts
Rithika Reddy

Rithika Reddy

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering Engineering. 2017

Interests
carbon nanotubes

Email: ude.ttip@12rir
Anthony Galante

Anthony Galante

Education
B.S. in Industrial Engineering Engineering. 2017

Interests
nanostructures in plastics

Email: ude.ttip@901gja

Alumni

Baomin Wang

Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2016
M.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. 2012
B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University. 2010

Thomas Werkmeister

B.S. in Engineering Science, University of Pittsburgh. 2017

Lincoln Walton

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

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