I am a postdoctoral research associate in the department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at MIT. I am working in the Environmental Microfluidics Lab, with Professor Roman Stocker, where I am using microscopy and microfluidics to study physical interactions between marine bacteria and oil drops.
- Postdoctoral research associate     (January 2010 - April 2012)
with Paulo E. Arratia
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics
University of Pennsylvania
- Ph.D. in Physics and Astronomy     (December 2009)
with Julio M. Ottino and Richard M. Lueptow
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Dissertation: "Mixing and segregation dynamics of granular mixtures in rotating tumblers"
- B.A. in Physics     (May 2004)
concentration: Materials science and engineering