Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate Education of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan. PhD, Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001 . Graduate Certificate, Computational Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001 . BS, Mathematical Physics, Case Western Reserve University, 1995. Research interests: Development of high-capacity materials and systems for energy storage applications; computational materials science; nanoscale chemistry and its impact on the mechanical properties of materials; thermodynamics and kinetics of phase transformations; multi-scale modeling; integrated computational materials engineering .