Alumni

Degree/Position in Group Current Employer
Tara Plew M.S. U.S. Air Force
Materials Science and Engineering Dayton, OH
2002
Tim Bogart M.S. H2Se Process Engineer
Materials Science and Engineering II-VI Incorporated
2003 Saxonburg, PA
Kok-Keong (KK) Lew Ph.D. Business Manager
Materials Science and Engineering Applied Materials, Santa Clara, CA
2004
Abhishek Jain Ph.D. Process Integration/Device Staff
Materials Science and Engineering Intel, Portland, OR
2005
Srinivasan (Vasu) Raghavan Postdoctoral Scholar Associate Professor
2002-2005 Indian Institute of Science-Bangalore
Alexej Pogrebnyakov Postdoctoral Scholar Research Associate
Penn State University
Xiaojun Weng Postdoctoral Scholar Failure Analysis/TEM Engineer
2005-2006 Intel, Hillsboro, OR
Jeremy Acord Ph.D. Senior Research Engineer
Materials Science and Engineering PPG Industries
2007 Cheswick, PA
Daniel Lamborn Ph.D. Technology Development Engineer
Chemical Engineering Intel, Boise, Idaho
2007
Mark Fanton Ph.D. Penn State Applied Research Labs
Materials Science and Engineering Freeport, PA
2007
Dave Meyer Ph.D. Section Head, Wide Bandgap Mtls & Devices
Materials Science and Engineering Naval Research Lab
2008
Robert Burke Ph.D. Materials Scientist/Engineer
Materials Science and Engineering General Technical Services LLC
2008 Army Research Lab, Adelphi, MD
Pramod Nimmatoori Ph.D. Technology Development Manager
Chemical Engineering Intel, Portland, OR
2009
Sarah Eichfeld Ph.D. Facilities Coordinator
Materials Science and Engineering Penn State
2009 Materials Research Institute
Jeff Evey M.S. Failure Analysis Manager
Materials Science and Engineering Intel, Santa Clara, CA
2009
Ian Manning Ph.D Associate Development Specialist
Materials Science and Engineering Dow Corning
2010 Auburn, MI
Dongjin Won Ph.D. Engineer
Materials Science and Engineering Intel, Portland, OR
2010
Sharis Minassian Ph.D. Senior Technical Staff
Chemical Engineering Maxim Integrated
2011
Chito Kendrick Postdoctoral Scholar Director, Microfabrication Facility
2008-2012 Michigan Tech University
Yue Ke Postdoctoral Scholar Informatics Data Scientist
2008-2012 Pillar Biosciences
Boston, MA
Haoting Shen Ph.D. Postdoctoral Associate
Materials Science and Engineering University of Florida
2014 Tallahassee, FL
Joseph Brom Ph.D. Theological Studies
Materials Science and Engineering University of St. Mary of the Lake
2014 Mundelein, IL
Jarod Gagnon Ph.D. Postdoctoral Associate
Materials Science and Engineering Johns Hopkins University
2014 Baltimore, MD
Chen Chen Postdoctoral Scholar Global Communication Semiconductors,
2014-2015 LLC
Torrance,CA
Zakaria Al Balushi Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering University of California
2017 Berkeley, CA
Mel Hainey Jr. Ph.D. JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow
Materials Science and Engineering Nagoya University, Japan
2017
Xiaotian Zhang Ph.D. Postdoctoral Researcher
Materials Science and Engineering Lawrence Berekely National Lab
2019
Mikhail Chubarov Postdoctoral Researcher Process Development Engineer
2D Crystal Consortium Infieneon Technologies
2019