Bio

  • 2019 - present: postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Detlef Lohse and Prof. Michel Versluis at the Physics of Fluids group, University of Twente.

  • 2016 - 2019: Ph.D. with Prof. Constantine M. Megaridis on Manipulating liquid volumes by wettability-patterned substrates at the Micro/Nanoscale Fluid Transport Laboratory, University of Illinois at Chicago.

      • Award for Graduate Research (formerly Provost's Award for Graduate Research), 2018.

      • Dean's Scholar Fellowship, 2018.

      • UIC Graduate Student Council Travel Award, 2017.

      • American Physical Society Divison of Fluid Dynamics Travel Award, 2017.

      • Faydor Litvin Graduate Award, 2016.

  • 2016 - 2017: M.S. with Prof. Constantine M. Megaridis on Directional spreading of viscous droplets on wettability-patterned diverging tracks at the Micro/Nanoscale Fluid Transport Laboratory, University of Illinois at Chicago.

  • 2014 - 2015: Junior Research Fellow with Prof. Swarnendu Sen and Prof. Achintya Mukhopadhyay on Conjugate heat transfer modeling with gas radiation in gas turbine combustor/afterburner linings at Jadavpur University.