Post Doctoral Researchers

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Ph.D. Students

Degrees - At a Glance

Integrated Systems lab is home to numerous Doctoral, Masters and B.S. (Hons) degrees since its inception. A quick glance on our graduates and their thesis title is as follows:

Doctoral Degrees Awarded - 9

Spring 2020

9. Sujasha Gupta
  Development and Utilization of a Novel Synaptic Transistor to Detect Dynamic Neuronal Processes
8. Vijay Venkatesh
  Mechanoelectrochemistry of Electroactive Polymers Using Shear-Force Based Near-Field Microscopy

Autumn 2019

7. Srivatsava Krishnan
  Modeling and Characterization of Interfacial Stress Transfer in Mechanoluminescent Smart Particulate Polymer Composites

Spring 2019

6. Travis Hery
  Smart Membrane Separators for Enhanced Performance of Lithium-Ion Batteries
5. Paul Gilmore
  Regulation of Oxygen Transport in Potassium-Oxygen Batteries Using Conducting Polymers

Summer 2018

4. Prasant Vijayaraghavan
  Investigating the Effect of Thermoelectric Processing on Smart Ionomer Composites

Spring 2016

3. Vinithra Venugopal
  Kinetics of Ion Transport in Conducting Polymers

Autumn 2015

2. Robert Northcutt
  Mechanistic Interpretation of Charge Storage in Conducting Polymers 

Spring 2013

1. Hao Zhang
  Chemoelectromechanical Actuation in Conducting Polymer Hybrid with Bilayer Lipid Membrane

Masters Degrees Awarded - 4

Spring 2017 4. Thomas Ziebro
    In vivo PPy(DBS) sensors to quantify excitability of cells via sodium fluctuations in extracellular solution
Spring 2015 3. Srivatsava Krishnan
    Mechanoluminescent and Phosphorescent Paint Systems for Automotive and Naval Applications 
  2. Paul Gilmore
    A Morphing Die for Extrusion of Thermoplastic Hoses 
  1. Robert Northcutt
    Suspended Polypyrrole Films Supporting Alamethicin Reconstituted Bilayer Membranes

Bachelor of Science (Hons) - 8

Spring 2020 8. Ahmed Mohamed
    Structural Damage Prognosis of Elastico-Mechanoluminescent Composites via Artificial Neural Networks
  7. Matt Newman
    Fabrication of Li-ion Pouch Cells with Reversible Shutdown Membrane Separators
Spring 2018 6. Victoria Yee
    Effect of Sulfur-Containing Dopants on Filling Efficiency for Conducting Polymers
Spring 2017 5. Christopher Marino
    Energy Storage Applications of Ionic Redox Transistor Membranes
Spring 2016 4. Thomas Ziebro
    Determining the Porosity of Polypyrrole Membranes for use in Potassium Air Batteries 
  3. John Thornton
    Swirl and Tumble Control in Direct Injection Engines using Synthetic Jet Actuators
  2. Hugo Van der Walt
    Transfer Function Analysis of Mechanoluminescent Polymer Composites 
  1. Jacob Maddox
    Scanning Electrochemical Microscope Electrode Fabrication