REU 2007

REU 2009

REU 2009

Brian Beaudoin: "Computer Simulated Study of Gas Channel Design on Micro Replication", Junior, Plastics Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisors: Carol Barry, Stephen Johnston, Sung-hwan Yoon, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Armand Chery Jr.: "Deposition & Characterization of Organic Field Effect Transistors", Junior, Electrical Engineering, Middlesex Community College. Advisor: Professor Nicol McGruer, Northeastern University.

Molly Clay: "Al-Ni Nanoheaters: Composition Measurements Using Atomic Emission Spectroscopy", Senior, Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisors: Zhiyong Gu, Julie Chen, Qingzhou Cui, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Matthew Davenport: "Application of Nanoheaters in Biomedicine", Senior, Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University. Advisor: Dr. Peter Wong, Tufts University.

Joanna Dybciak: "Characterization of the Bending Stiffness of Woven-Fabrics", Junior, Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisors: James Sherwood, David Jauffres, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Georgia Goutzamanidis: "Investigation of Assembly Parameters for Electric Field Assisted Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles into 50nm vias for the CMOS Interconnects", Sophomore, Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University. Advisor: Professor Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University.

Hari Jaswal: "Ethylene based chemical vapor deposition (CVD) system for SWCNTs synthesis", Senior, Mechanical Engineering, City College New York. Advisor: Professor Yung Joon Jung, Northeastern University.

Tom McCormick: "Electrospinning to Manufacture Tissue Scaffolds", Junior, Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisors: Julie Chen, Samira Farboodmanesh, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Christian E. Muñoz: "Aerosol Collection Protocol and its Application to Environmental Release Detection", Junior, Industrial Microbiology, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez. Advisors: Michael Ellenbecker, Candace Tsai, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Irene Nkengfor-Acha:"Reflow Soldering Characterization of Lead-free Nano-Solders on Nanowores and the Effect of Fluxes, Substrates, and Electrical Properties", Senior, Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisor: Dr. Zhiyong Gu, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Michael Radford: "Deposition and Transfer for Microscale Polyaniline Patterns", Sophomore, Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisors: Drs. Carol Barry and Joey Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Jeffrey Rawson: "Injection Molding of Thermoplastic Elastomers for Microfluidic Applications", Senior, Plastic Engineering Technology, Penn State Erie. Advisors: Carol Baryy, Sung-hwan Yoon, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Henoc Rodriguez: "Environmental Release during Compounding by Twin Screw Extrusion", Junior, Industrial Microbiology, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez. Advisors: Michael Ellenbecker, Candace Tsai, University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Alan Rosenthal: "Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Based Rechargable Lithium-ion Battery for the Next Generation Energy Storage", Sophomore, Electrical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisor: Professor Sanjeev Mukerjee, Northeastern University.

Joseph Sargent: "Composite Plate Manufacturing Incorporating Nanoparticles", Senior, Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Advisors: Julie Chen, Patrick Dane, University of Massachusetts-Lowell.

Senem Sezgi: "Selective Assembly of Nanoparticles for Next Generation Nano-Biosensors", Sophomore, Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania. Advisor: Professor Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University.

Luciano Silvestri: "Fabrication of Nanoelectronmechanical Switches (NEWS)", Junior, Physics, University of Massachusetts-Boston. Advisor: Dr. Sivasubramanian Somu, Northeastern University.

Benoit Tricot: "Testing of single-walled carbon nanotubes based nano electromechanical switches, Material Science and Nanotechnologies", Senior, INSA Rennes, France. Advisor: Dr. Sivasubramanian Somu, Northeastern University.