Principal Investigator

Anne K. Silverman, Ph.D.

  • B.S.E., Mechanical Engineering, Arizona State University, 2005
  • M.S.E., Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2010
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Graduate Research Assistants

Ava Segal, M.S.

  • B.S., Biomedical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2000
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington, 2006
  • Pursuing Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Honors:
  • Best Poster Award, Annual Meeting of the GCMAS, 2004
  • American Society of Biomechanics Student Travel Award, 2004
  • Whitaker Student Conference Award, Annual Meeting of the GCMAS, 2005
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2018

Lauren Sepp, M.S.

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2014
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington, 2016
  • Pursuing Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Honors:
  • Mines Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2013, 2014
  • First Place Podium Presentation, Mechanical Engineering, Graduate Research and Discovery Symposium, 2018
  • Finalist, Three Minute Thesis Competition, 2018
  • World Congress of Biomechanics Diversity Travel Award, 2018
  • First Place Presentation, ME Graduate Colloquium, 2018
  • American Society of Biomechanics Student Travel Award, 2018
  • American Society of Biomechanics Graduate Student Grant-In-Aid, 2018

Jordan Sturdy

  • B.S., Biomedical Engineering, LeTourneau University, 2011
  • Pursuing M.S./Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Honors:
  • Finalist, National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship, 2018

Kate Wagner

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Gonzaga University, 2017
  • Pursuing M.S./Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Honors:
  • Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2018
  • Finalist, National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship, 2018
  • First Place Poster Presentation, College of Engineering and Computational Sciences, Graduate Research and Discovery Sympsium, 2018

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Mali Glaister

  • Pursuing B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Kalie Sosdian

  • Pursuing B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Collaborators


Alumni

Jason Actis, M.S.

  • Degree: M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Summer 2017
  • Honors:
  • Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2016
  • Mines Teaching Fellow, 2016-2017
  • Best Graduate Poster Presentation, RMASB Meeting, 2017
  • First Place Presentation, ME Graduate Colloquium, 2017
  • Post-Mines Position: President and Co-Founder of The Explorious Company

Matt Adams, M.S.

  • Degree: M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2014
  • Honors:
  • Bechtel Teaching Fellow, 2013-2014
  • Post-Mines Position: Ph.D. student at Arizona State University
  • Current Position: Engineer at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Rima Baliga

  • Degree: B.S. in Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, Spring 2015
  • Honors:
  • Mines Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2013-2015
  • Best Undergraduate Poster Award, RMASB Meeting, 2015
  • Post-Mines Position: Medical student at the University of Colorado School of Medicine

Blake Beier

  • Degree: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2016
  • Post-Mines Position: M.S. student at the University of Nebraska Omaha

Daniel Cano, M.S.

  • Degree: M.S. in Engineering Systems, Spring 2013

Michelle Deem, M.S.

  • Degree: M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2014
  • Honors:
  • Best Poster Award, Annual Meeting of the GCMAS, 2015
  • Post-Mines Position: Engineer at Health Language in Denver, CO

David Delgado

  • Degree: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Spring 2017

Abigail Eustace

  • Degree: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Spring 2018
  • Honors:
  • Mines Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2016, 2017
  • Finalist, National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship, 2018
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2018
  • Finalist, Undergraduate Student Poster Competition, the American Society of Biomechanics, 2018
  • Post-Mines Position: PhD student at the University of Denver

Amy Hegarty, Ph.D.

  • Degrees:
  • B.S., Engineering - Mechanical Specialty, Colorado School of Mines, 2013
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2015
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2018
  • Honors:
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2014
  • Best Poster Presentation Award, RMASB Meeting, 2014
  • Best Graduate Podium Presentation, RMASB Meeting, 2016
  • First Place Presentation, ME Graduate Colloquium, 2016
  • Student Travel Award, American Society of Biomechanics, 2016
  • Honorable Mention, Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Program, 2017
  • Honorable Mention, DoD SMART Scholarship for Service Program, 2017
  • Mines Mechanical Engineering Graduate Teaching Fellow, 2017-2018
  • Post-Mines Position: Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Southern California Medical Center

Trey Hulbert

  • Degree: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Spring 2016
  • Honors:
  • Mines Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2014-2016
  • Dr. Gerald Smith Award - Undergraduate, RMASB Meeting, 2015
  • Post-Mines Position: Engineer at Epic Systems, Inc. in Madison, WI

Nathan Pickle, Ph.D.

  • Degrees:
  • M.S., Engineering Systems, Colorado School of Mines, 2012
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2016
  • Honors:
  • Conference Travel Award, American Society of Biomechanics, 2013
  • Top ME Presenter, Conference for Earth and Energy Research, 2014
  • Best Graduate Poster Award, RMASB Meeting, 2015
  • Second Place Presentation, ME Graduate Colloquium, 2015
  • Mechanical Engineering Outstanding Dissertation Award, 2016
  • Post-Mines Position: Postdoctoral Researcher at The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Current Position: Research Scientist at CFD Research Corporation

Hossein Saadatzi, M.S.

  • Degree:
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2018
  • (Collaboration with Biomechatronics Research Lab)
  • Honors:
  • Best Graduate Poster Presentation, RMASB Meeting, 2016

Emily Schroeder

  • Degree: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Fall 2015

Adam Yoder, M.S.

  • Degree: M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Spring 2014
  • Post-Mines Position: Researcher at the Naval Medical Center San Diego