NanoTEC GROUP MEMBERS

                                                                                                                                   

 

Prof. Theodorian Borca-Tasciuc

              

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Department and Center Affiliations

 

MANE Department

 

RPI Nanotechnology Center

 

Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS)

 

 

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                     borcat@rpi.edu

 

                                   

    

                                                      Postdoctoral Researchers

 

 

Doctoral Students

 

 

Andrew D. Gaul is a Physics PhD student that joined the group in summer 2013. He works with Profs. G. Ramanath and T. Borca-Tasciuc (major advisor) on thermoelectric transport modeling and nanostructured thermoelectric materials synthesis and characterization.

 

 

 

Berardo Matalucci is a PhD Student in Architectural Science – Built Ecologies at the Center for Architecture Science and Ecologies (CASE). Berardo is focusing on next-generation thermoelectric heating and cooling for building applications. He is co-advised by Prof. T. Borca-Tasciuc and Prof. Anna Dyson (major advisor).

 

Berardo

 

Yun Zhang received her B.S. degree in Energy and Power Engineering from University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST) in June 2013, and M.S. degree in Thermal Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University in June 2016. She joined the group for the Ph.D.

degree of Mechanical Engineering in January 2017. Her research focuses on analytical modeling, numerical simulation, and experiments in the field of scanning thermal probe metrology.

 

 

                                                                       

 

MS & MEng Students

 

 

Wenjun Jiang is in the Co-terminal Program at RPI, in Mechanical Engineering. He joined the group in Summer 2016. His research project is focused on exploring and developing new thermal energy storage concepts.

 

Noah Cyr is an MS student who joined the group in Spring 2017. His research focuses on advanced thermoelectric devices for thermal management applications.

 

 

Undergraduate Research Students

 

                              

German Andres Padilla-Choy is a junior Aerospace Engineering major who joined the group in January 2017. His research focuses on development of advanced metrology techniques for Seebeck coefficient.

 

Chengxi Wu (Elaine) is a junior Mechanical Engineering undergraduate student who joined the group in
Summer 2017. Her research focuses on development of advanced metrology techniques for Seebeck coefficient.

 

 

 

FORMER MEMBERS OF THE NanoTEC GROUP

 

 

PhD (17)

 

Master (27)

 

 

Postdoctoral

 

Undergraduate