Prospective Students

Are you a woman who’s interested in Illinois MechSE for grad school?

Want more information about the department or grad student life?  Looking for guidance about a particular research area?  Unclear on the differences between ME and TAM?

You’re in the right place!

Below is a list of women in our department who have agreed to share their contact information, program of study, and research area on the MGW website.  If you have a question and you think one (or more) of us can help, feel free to send an email, and we’ll do our best to answer!

Name Email Program Research Area
Ashley Armstrong ME Controls & Biomechanics
Natalie Beams TAM Computational mechanics
Olivia Carey-De La Torre ME Fluid Mechanics- Rheology
Rebecca Corman ME Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics
Purnima Ghale ME Computational/mechanics/materials
Malia Kawamura ME Controls/Energy Systems
Dolaana Khovalyg ME Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics
Samantha Knoll TAM Cellular Biomechanics
Juyoung Leem ME 2D materials/Nano science and technology
Anna Oldani ME Combustion
Ritu Raman ME 3D Bioprinting, Bioactuators
Carly Sandin ME Advanced Materials
Lana Stekovic TAM Computational Combustion
Katarina Struckmann ME Digital Manufacturing
Sharanya Subramaniam ME Computational Kinetics
Patricia Weisensee ME Thermal Science