Lab Members

Faculty

Dr. Aaron D. Franklin

Addy Professor
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) and
Department of Chemistry
Associate Dean for Doctoral Education (Pratt School of Engineering)
Office:  CIEMAS 3473
919-681-9471
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PhD Students

Hattan Abuzaid

Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Faris Albarghouthi

Ph.D. Student
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Brittani Carroll

Ph.D. Candidate, NSF GRFP Fellow
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Brian Cole

Ph.D. Student
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science
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Jay Doherty

Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science
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Hansel Alex Hobbie

Ph.D. Student
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Shiheng Lu

Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Alexander Mangus

Ph.D. Student
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Brittany Smith

Ph.D. Student, NSF GRFP Fellow
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Baiyu Zhang

Ph.D. Student
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Masters Students

Hope Meikle

M.S. Student
Materials Science & Engineering (MSE) Program
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Undergraduate Students

Peter Ballentine
DKU student, joined lab in 2018

Simon Gorbaty
ECE+Physics major, joined lab in 2021

Aneesh Karappur
BME major, joined lab in 2021

Josh Medway
ECE+CS major, joined lab in 2020

Brendan Peercy
ECE+CS major, joined lab in 2021

Spencer Schutz
ME major, joined lab in 2021

Ryan Wence
BME major, joined lab in 2021

Alumni

PhD Student Alumni

Dr. Nick Williams
(2021 PhD)
Dissertation: "Custom inks and printing processes for electronic biosensing devices"
Currently: Postdoctoral Researcher at Northwestern University
 

Dr. Jorge Cardenas
(2020 PhD)
Dissertation: "In-Place Printing of Carbon Nanotube Transistors at Low Temperature"
Currently: Postdoctoral Researcher at Sandia National Lab
 

Dr. Yuh-Chen Lin
(2020 PhD)
Dissertation: "Two-Dimensional Negative Capacitance-FETs with Ferroelectric HfZrO2"
Currently: Applied Scientist at Amazon
 

Dr. Steven Noyce
(2020 PhD)
Dissertation: "Mapping Sensitivity of Nanomaterial Field-Effect Transistors"
Currently: Senior Scientist at Tyrata
 

Dr. Joseph Andrews
(2019 PhD)
Dissertation: "Printed carbon nanotube thin films for electronic sensing"
Currently: Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin - Madison
 

Dr. Zhihui Cheng
(2019 PhD)
Dissertation: "Modification and scaling of metal contacts to 2D materials using an in-situ argon ion beam"
Currently: Postdoc at National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Dr. Kate Price
(2019 PhD)
Dissertation: "On the impact and growth of plasma-enhanced atomic layer deposition high-k dielectrics on 2D crystals"
Currently: Postdoctoral Researcher at Army Research Laboratory (ARL)
 

Dr. Daniel Joh
(2018 PhD, co-advised with A. Chilkoti, BME)
Dissertation: "Molecular and biofunctional modification of conformal POEGMA bottlebrush coatings and applications toward in vitro diagnostics"
Currently: MD resident at Duke
 

Dr. Felicia McGuire
(2018 PhD)
Dissertation: "Two-dimensional molybdenum disulfide negative capacitance field-effect transistors"
Currently: Field Application Engineer at Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology
 

Masters Student Alumni

Shulin Ye
(2021 Masters in ECE)
 

Postdoc Alumni

Dr. Changyong Cao
(2015-2016 Post Doc)
Currently: Assis. Professor at Michigan State Univ

Undergraduate Student Alumni

Matthew Barbano
(2016-2020 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Nathaniel Brooke
(2018-2020 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Jorge Cardenas
(2015 REU Student)

Nathan Choe
(2018-2021 Pratt Research Fellow)

Favour Dada
(2018 REU Student)

Zoe Fowler
(2019 REU Student)

Alex Hobbie
(2018 REU Student)

Cesar Lasalde Ramirez
(2019 REU Student)

Chin Jie (CJ) Lim
(2017-2018 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Abhinay Kumar
(2015 REU Student)

Jugal Mehta
(2017 REU Student)

Jacob Mullett
(2016-2017 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Maya Parekh
(2021 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Xiongxiong Pei
(2021 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Vipin Prajapati
(2016 REU Student)

Kirstin Schauble
(2016 REU Student)

Max Smith
(2018-2019 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Shreya Singh
(2017-2019 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Sophia Upshaw
(2017 REU Student)

Nate Watson
(2017-2019 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Justin Wang
(2018-2019 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Chuanze (Tom) Wu
(2015-2016 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Joseph Zhang
(2021 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Joanne Zheng
(2018-2020 Undergraduate Student Researcher)

Visiting Researcher Alumni

Jian Guan
(2017-2018 Visiting PhD Student)
Currently: PhD Student at Jilin University

Sina Najmaei
(2015-2016 Visiting Researcher)
Currently: Research Scientist at ARL