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Degree Information:

B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Virginia, 1996
Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2000

Mailing Address:

Department of Polymer Science and Engineering
Room: A313, Conte Research Center
University of Massachusetts Amherst
120 Governors Drive
Amherst, MA 01003

Alfred J. Crosby

Email: crosby@mail.pse.umass.edu

 



Student


Dylan Barber
Student

Education:
BA, Chemistry, Williams College, 2015

Contact:

dbarber@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A632

Christopher Barney
Student

Education:
BS, Materials Engineering, Purdue University West Lafayette, 2015

Contact:

barneyc@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A331

R. Konane Bay
Student

Education:
BS, Materials Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institution, 2014

Contact:

konane@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A330

Cynthia Bukowski
Student

Education:
BS, Chemical Eng, Worcester Polytechnic Inst, 2017

Contact:

cbukowski@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A330

Satyan Choudhary
Student

Education:
BS, Chemical Engineering, Indian Inst Of Tech, Madras INDIA, 2010
MS, Polymers & Composits, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven NETHERLANDS, 2011

Contact:

schoudhary@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A336

Hongbo Fu
Student

Education:
BS, Macromolecular Mater, Fudan University Shanghai, 2017

Contact:

hongbofu@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A326

Yongjin Kim
Student

Education:
MS, Chemical Engineering, Seoul National University, KOREA, 2006

Contact:

yongjinkim@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A327

Hannah Meeran
Student

Education:
B.Arch., Architecture, Pratt Institute, 2006
Research Interests:
Adhesion and Thin-films

Contact:

hannahmeeran@gmail.com

Office: A336

Shruti Rattan
Student

Education:
BS, Polymer Science & Engineering, Delhi College of Engineering:Delhi University, INDIA, 2012

Contact:

srattan@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A326
Research Profile

Postdoc


Chao Chen
PostDoc (Crosby)

Education:
PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Harvard University, 2017
M.E., Solid Mechanics, Tsinghua University, 2010
B.S., Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, 2008
Research Interests:
Surface Morphology, Fracture Mechanics, Soft Materials

Contact:

chenchao@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A327
NONEKeith Dusoe
Postdoc

Education:
Ph.D, Materials Science & Engineering, Univ. CT, 2018

Contact:

kdusoe@umass.edu
NONEMark Ilton
Postdoc

Education:
Ph.D, Physics, McMaster U, 2015

Contact:

milton@umass.edu

Office: A336
NONEXudong Liang
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Research Interests:
Mechanics of soft materials, Impulsive motion in biological and bio-inspired engineering systems

Contact:

xliang@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A326

Alumni

Michael Bartlett, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2013, Iowa State University
Katherine Best, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2007, Spirit AeroSystems
Derek Breid, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2012, Saint Vincent College
Kasey Campbell, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2016, Lehigh University
Edwin Chan, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2007, NIST
Yu Cheng Chen, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Jun Cui, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2013, Infineum USA
Chelsea Davis, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2012, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Yuri Ebata, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2013, W. L. Gore & Associates
Sami Fakhouri, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, Empire Robotics
Douglas Holmes, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2009, Virginia Tech
Michael Imburgia, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2017, Exponent
Hyun Suk Kim, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2012
Daniel King, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, Hokkaido University
Cheol Hee Lee, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014, LG Chemical, KOREA
Jong-Young Lee, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2007, Procter & Gamble Company
Yujie Liu, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, Arkema
Samuel Pendergraph, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014, INNVENTIA AB
Jonathan Pham, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Science
Charles Rand, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2008, The Dow Chemical Company
Marcos Reyes-Martinez, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, Princeton University
Kanchana Weerakoon, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2007, Intel Corporation
Minchao Zhang, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2017, Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Ltd, Hong Kong
Jessica Zimberlin Eastman, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2009, Cantor Colburn LLP

Postdoc Alumni

Ying (Richard) Bai, Postdoc (2013 - 2017), School Materials Science and Engineering at Sun Yat-sen Universi
Dinesh Chandra, Postdoc (2009 - 9/30)
Andrew Croll, Postdoc (2008 - 2010), North Dakota State University
Shelby Hutchens, Postdoc (2011 - 2012), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kyriaki Kalaitzidou, Postdoc (2006 - 2007), Georgia Institute of Technology
Santanu Kundu, Postdoc (2007 - 2009), Mississippi State University
Dong Yun Lee, Postdoc (2010 - 2012), Kyungpook National University
ChyaYan Liaw, Postdoc (2015 - 2016)
Guillaume Miquelard-Garnier, Postdoc (2008 - 2009), CNAM