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Jonathan D. Posner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Joint Mechanical and Chemical Engineering
Family Medicine, Adjunct
Email: jposner[a]uw.edu
Phone: 206.543.9834
Hometown: Cambridge, Mass.

 

Current Members

Jianzhu YinJianzhu Yin
Ph.D. Graduate Research Associate
yinjz[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Dalian, China
Karl KerrGary “Karl” Kerr
Ph.D. Graduate Research Associate
kjkerr[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Kingsport, TN
Andrew BenderAndrew Bender
Ph.D. Graduate Research Associate
NSF Graduate Fellow
Institute of Translational Health Science Fellow
bendera[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Moscow, ID
Jay RutherfordJay Rutherford
Ph.D. Graduate Research Associate
jayruth[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Missoula, MT
Akshay SubramaniamAkshay Subramaniam
Ph.D. Graduate Research Associate
akshays1[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Mombai, India
Amanda LevensonAmanda Levenson
Undergraduate Research Assistant
CoMotion Mary Gates Innovation Scholar
Mary Gates Research Scholar
alev23[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Sammamish, WA
Tiffany LoTiffany Lo
Undergraduate Research Assistant
tiffalo[a]uw.edu
Hometown: Seattle, WA

Alumni

Wen-Che Hou, Ph.D.Wen-Che Hou, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar
Now:Assistant professor at National Cheng Kung University
Hometown: Pingtung, Taiwan

Kiril Hristovski, Ph.D.Kiril Hristovski, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar
Now: Assistant Professor at ASU Polytechnic, Mesa, AZ
Hometown: Skopje, Macedonia

James (Jung-Yeul) Jung, Ph.D.James (Jung-Yeul) Jung, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar
Korean Research Foundation Fellow
Now: Assistant Professor Kyung Hee University
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea

Juan Tibaquira, Ph.D.Juan Tibaquira, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Fulbright Fellow
“Reclaiming Water From Energy Generation Technologies” Graduated: 05/2010
Now: Mechanical Engineering Dean at Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira
Hometown: Pereira, Colombia

Kamil Salloum, Ph.D.Kamil Salloum, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
Fulton Fellow
“Membraneless Microfluidic Fuel Cells” Graduated: 11/2010
Now: Intel Corp., Hillsboro, OR
Hometown: Beirut, Lebanon

Philip Wheat, Ph.D.Philip Wheat, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
NSF Graduate Fellow, Fulton Fellow
“Collective behavior of swimming bimetallic motors in chemical concentration gradients” Graduated: 05/2011
Now: Captain, US Marine Corps.
Hometown: Gilbert, Arizona

Steven A Klein, Ph.D.Steven A Klein, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
Fulton Fellow
“Volumetric particle velocimetry for microscale flows” Graduated: 06/2011
Now: Intel Corp., Chandler, AZ
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Jeffrey Moran, Ph.D.Jeffrey Moran, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Fellow
“Electrokinetic Locomotion” Graduated: 05/2013
Now: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Shapiro Postdoctoral Fellow
Hometown: Denver, CO

Nathan Marine, Ph.D.Nathan Marine, Ph.D.
SFAZ Graduate Fellow
“Behavior of Colloids with Anisotropic Diffusivities” Graduated: 06/2013
Now: Intel Corp., Chandler, AZ
Hometown: Litchfield Park, AZ

Babak Yaghoubi Moghadam, Ph.D.Babak Yaghoubi Moghadam, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
Commercialization Fellow
“Isotachophoresis in Paper-Based Microfluidic Devices” Graduated: 08/2014
Now: Becton, Dickinson and Company., Bedford, MA
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Charlie_CorredorCharles Corredor, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Nanotech & Molecular Engineering
NSF Graduate Fellow, NAS-Ford foundation Fellow
“Methods to Assess Presence and Biological Impact of Engineered Nanoparticles” Graduated: 12/2015
Now: Co-Founder at Phoresa
Hometown: New York, NY
Mark BorysiakMark D. Borysiak, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
GAANN Graduate Fellow
“Nucleic Acid Diagnostics Using Isotachophoresis and Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification” Graduated: 08/2016
Now: Co-Founder at Phoresa
Hometown: Sylvania, OH

Michael SchroederMichael Schroeder
M.S. Mechanical Engineering
“Radial Flow Electroosmotic Pump Architectures” Graduated: 2010
Now: Intel Corp., Chandler, AZ

Guru NavaneethamGuru Navaneetham
M.S. Mechanical Engineering
“Electrokinetic Instabilities of Non-dilute Colloidal Suspensions”
Graduated: 2007
Now: Currently at Lincus Energy Inc.
Abhishek JainAbhishek Jain
M.S. Mechanical Engineering
“Continuous Hydrodynamic Separation In a Pinched Microchannel”
Graduated: 2007
Now: Assistant Prof. at Texas A&M University
Carlos PerezCarlos Perez
Graduate Research Assistant
SFAz Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Guayaquil, Ecuador

Jesse AultAbhishek Jain
NSF NNIN REU Student
Hometown: LaPorte, IN

Christine BurdettCarlos Perez
NSF NNIN REU Student
Hometown: Raleigh, NC

Erin PeckAbhishek Jain
FURI Student

Camille MetzingerCarlos Perez
FURI Student

Meagan HaugoMeagan Haugo
FURI Student

Jamie BaackJamie Baack
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Mesa, AZ

Kurtis TownsendKurtis Townsend
FURI Student

Ryan TillRyan Till
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Deceased, 2007

Joshua JamesJoshua James
FURI Student

Matt CarrollMatt Carroll
FURI Student
Hometown: Martinez, CA

Jesse ButterfieldJoshua James
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Auburn, WA

Colin JenkelColin Jenkel
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Issaquah, WA

Rachel BentonRachel Benton
NSF NNIN REU Student
Hometown: Woodbridge, VA

Allison F. PintoAllison F. Pinto
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Bellevue, WA

William WalkerWilliam Walker
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Vancouver, Canada

Zhenya Yuferova
Zhenya Yuferova
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Ekaferinburg, Russia

Haoli Wang, Ph.D.Haoli Wang, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar
Hometown: Shanxi, China

Kelly ConnellyKelly Connelly
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Bellevue, WA

Jay WolferJay Wolfer
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Spokane, WA

Eric J. MooersEric J. Mooers
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Olympia, WA

Haoli Wang, Ph.D.Kevin Kimura
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Bellevue, WA

Stefan FoulstoneStefan Foulstone
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Hometown: Vancouver, WA