Undergraduate Students

Ethan Liu (Summer 2019 – Present)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Expected 2021

Mentors: Jason C. Marvin

  • Recipient of Fall 2020 ELI Funding


Shreya Venkatesh (Fall 2019 – Present)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Expected 2021

Mentors: Moni Chatterjee

Senior Thesis: Enzymatic Depletion Highlights Elastin’s Role on Tendon Fatigue Damage

 

Claire Chen (Spring 2020 – Present)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Expected 2022

Mentors: Jason C. Marvin

  • Recipient of Spring 2021 ELI Funding

 

Garrett Ruff (Fall 2020 – Present)

B.S. in Human Biology, Health and Society in Human Ecology, Expected 2022

Minor in Biomedical Engineering

Mentors: Maggie Pacheco

 

Molly Brakewood (Spring 2021 – Present)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering (Anticipated), Expected 2024

Mentors: Jason C. Marvin

  • Recipient of Summer 2021 Sterry Career Exploration Award

 

Justin Wei (Spring 2021 – Present)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering (Anticipated), Expected 2024

Mentors: Moni Chatterjee

  • Recipient of Summer 2021 ELI Funding

 

Hunter Nourzad (Summer 2021 – Present)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Expected 2022

Mentors: Rebecca Bell


Undergraduate Alumni

Harleen Suri (Spring 2018 – Fall 2020)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2020

Mentor(s): Rebecca Bell, Patrick Muljadi

  • John McMullen Dean’s Scholar

Now: Accepted a position with Booz Allen Hamilton starting in June 2021

Cassidy Higgins (Summer 2018 – Present)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Mentor(s): Rebecca Bell

  • Recipient of Summer 2019 ELI Funding

Now: Gap year before applying to graduate school

Brenna Vaughn (Summer 2019 – Spring 2020)

B.S. in Biology and Korean Studies, Spring 2020

Mentor(s): Jason C. Marvin

  • Recipient of 2019-2020 Dextra Undergraduate Research Endowment Fund from Cornell CALS

Now: Biomedical Engineering PhD Student and Purdue Doctoral Fellowship recipient at Purdue University

Ai Mochida (Spring 2018 – Spring 2020)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Mentor(s): Jason C. Marvin

Senior Thesis: In vitro Investigation of the Effects of Hypoxia and Extracellular Matrix Coatings on Resident Tenocyte Behavior in Regenerative Murphy Roth’s Large Mice

  • Recipient of Fall 2019 Travel Scholarship from the Assistant Dean’s Office at the College of Engineering

Now: Bioengineering PhD Student and NSF GRFP Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania

Daniel Massillon (Summer 2019 – Present)

B.S. in Biological Sciences, Spring 2020

Mentor(s): JJ Paredes

  • Recipient of Summer 2019 SEG Funding

Pallavi Nambiar (Spring 2018 – Spring 2019)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Caeli MacLennan (Spring 2018 – Spring 2019)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Ashley Pekmezian (Summer 2017 – Spring 2019)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2019

Now: Gap year as a research assistant for Suzanne Maher at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) before applying to medical school.

Bhavya Bhushan (Spring 2018 – Fall 2018)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Recipient of Summer 2018 ELI Funding

Grant Feuer (Summer 2018 – Fall 2018)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Allie Buccino (Summer 2018 – Fall 2018)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Jarod Guzik (Summer 2018 – Fall 2018)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Recipient of Summer 2018 ELI Funding

Stacey Wong (Spring 2018 – Fall 2018)

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Spring 2020

Michael Lavy (Summer 2018)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Expected 2021

Now: Continuing undergraduate studies at Cornell

Sochima Bishop (Spring 2018)

B.S. in Biological Engineering, Spring 2019

Alexander Rodriguez (Summer 2017 – Fall 2017)

B.S. in Biological Engineering, 2019